104 Fairlane Drive
Lafayette, LA 70507
Phone: 337.262.1043
Fax: 337.262.1054
Intra-State Toll Free: 888.400.9110

Welcome to the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board...

Department of Health and Hospitals

The Louisiana Physical Therapy Board was created within the Department of Health and Human Resources. The Board consists of seven members who shall be appointed by the Governor.

This board is legislatively mandated to license and regulate the physical therapists and physical therapist assistants who wish to work in Louisiana. The Board is mandated to interpret the scope of practice for physical therapy, write regulations, and discipline licensees who have violated the law. The most important function of the Board is to protect the citizens of Louisiana.

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Interested in getting involved?

If you or someone you know is interested in becoming an Advisory Committee member, please contact Charlotte Martin at charlotte@laptboard.org or 337-262-1043 ext. 102

If you or someone you know is interested in becoming a board member, please consider completing a nomination form to apply for a position on the board. For more information, please visit the Louisiana Boards and Commissions website: http://www.gov.louisiana.gov/index.cfm?md=pagebuilder&tmp=home&cpid=63

Looking for Approved Courses?

Click here to search for approved courses: http://www.laptboard.org/coned/approvedcourses/

Still Need Ethics? Here is a free 2 credit course offered by APTA and approved by the Board: http://www.apta.org/Courses/Online/NavigatingCompliance/

2015 Traveling Jurisprudence

The venue for each listed date will be uploaded to the Board website no later than 2 weeks prior to the scheduled session date.

February 12, 2015 - Mandeville, LA

March 5, 2015 - Shreveport, LA

April 23, 2015 - New Orleans, LA

July 16, 2015 - Shreveport, LA

August 6, 2015 - Lake Charles, LA

August 27, 2015 - Lafayette, LA

September 17, 2015 - Baton Rouge, LA

October 22, 2015 - New Orleans, LA

November 5, 2015 - Alexandria, LA

December 10, 2015 - Monroe


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