Changes to Interim Registrant Employment

Every week the College receives emails from interim physical therapists requesting a change in their employment. Unlike full registrants, interim physical therapists’ employment must be approved in advance by the College. These requests can be approved quickly if all necessary …

Canadian Presenteeism Study

Royal Roads University is conducting research on the impact of COVID-19 and presenteeism (working while ill) on the mental health and wellbeing of healthcare workers in British Columbia.

The research is led by Frances Jorgensen, Phd, Professor of Organizational Behaviour …

Learning from Complaint Trends – Communications

The College regularly receives complaints from clients alleging unprofessional communications, some leading clients feeling too uncomfortable to continue treatment with their physical therapist.

Such complaints include:

  • advice about diet that a physical therapist should not provide
  • fringe health remedies
  • invitations