Canadian Alliance of Physiotherapy Regulators
Alliance canadienne des organismes de réglementation de la physiothérapie
Annual Report 2007
The Canadian Alliance of Physiotherapy Regulators (The Alliance) is the national federation of provincial
physiotherapy regulators committed to the development and improvement of regulatory standards of
practice for physiotherapists.
The Alliance is a respected leader recognized nationally and internationally for excellence in evaluation
services and regulatory policy development.
The Canadian Alliance of Physiotherapy Regulators provides leadership and support to assist its
members in fulfilling their public interest mandate through its core activities:
To administer the Physiotherapy Competency Exam,
To administer the Credentialing program, and
To undertake related research, development, implementation, evaluation and improvement.
To collect data and serve as an information source for member regulators (e.g. national
aggregate health human resource data), and
To analyze, interpret, summarize and communicate information relevant to regulation in a way
that transforms information to knowledge and increases its value to member regulators and
To coordinate and facilitate the establishment and completion of projects of mutual interest and
high priority to member regulators, and
To enable consistency in competency standards and practice requirements for member
regulators for whom that has importance.
To provide a cohesive voice on issues related to physiotherapy regulation nationally and
The Alliance believes in:
Being just, fair, respectful, honest and open
Being responsive to stakeholders
Ethical conduct and behaviour
Protection of the public interest directing our decision making
Working in partnership with others