Welcome to Mississippi Physical Therapy Association (MPTA)
MPTA is a statewide professional organization composed of approximately 650 physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, and physical therapist/physical therapy assistant students. The organization works to advance the physical therapy profession as well as promote, and improve the health and quality of life for the people of Mississippi. MPTA is a state chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), a nationwide professional organization that represents over 95,000 members.
MPTA members advance the profession by advocating for patient choice and access to care, educating the public, collaborating with stakeholders, and practicing as premier movement specialists to improve the quality of life of all Mississippians.