|MPTA Vision, Mission, & Goals|
Founded in 1949 as a Chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), the Missouri Physical Therapy Association (MPTA) represents physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and students of physical therapy statewide. The MPTA promotes excellence in the practice of physical therapy, responding to the unique needs of the public, physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and students.
Establish physical therapy as the preferred healthcare provider for all Missourians with neuromusculoskeletal conditions.
To advance and promote the profession of physical therapy, supporting its members in order to improve and advocate for the physical health and functional abilities of the individuals and communities they serve.