Dry Needling in Physical Therapy

The issue of whether the performance of dry needling (sometimes referred to as trigger point dry needling) is within the professional and legal scope of physical therapist practice continues to be a question posed to state regulatory boards, legislatures, and agencies. APTA has recently developed the following educational resource papers to assist components and practitioners on this issue.

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General Resources

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State Resources

CSM 2016