WCPT vision and mission


WCPT's vision is to move physical therapy forward so the profession is recognised globally for its significant role in improving health and wellbeing.


As the international voice of physical therapy WCPT's mission is to:

  • unite the profession internationally;
  • represent physical therapy and physical therapists internationally;
  • promote high standards of physical therapy practice, education and research;
  • facilitate communication and information exchange among member organisations, regions, subgroups and their members;
  • collaborate with national and international organisations; and
  • contribute to the improvement of global health.