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Physiotherapists assess and treat individuals with physical impairments, injuries, or disabilities with the aim to restore fuction, alleviate pain, and  improve mobility. Physiotherapists use a variety of technicques in their work such as exercise, manul therpaies, and modalities. 

Steps to becoming a physiotherapist in Nova Scotia.

Step 1
Complete a Physiotherapy program

You can study to become a physiotherapist right here in Nova Scotia. Dalhousie University offers a master’s program in Physiotherapy as well as various rehabilitation research programs. To learn more about other programs in Canada, visit the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.  

Step 2
Register as a Physiotherapist in Nova Scotia

To begin practicing in Nova Scotia, you must register with the Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists (NSCP).