Mission and Vision

  • Nova Scotia Physiotherapy Association

Mission and Vision


The mission of the Nova Scotia Physiotherapy Association is to support its members and advance the profession of physiotherapy in order to improve the health and wellness of Nova Scotians.

Shared CPA Mission: As the vital partner for the profession, the Canadian Physiotherapy Association leads, advocates, and inspires excellence and innovation to promote health.


Physiotherapy in Nova Scotia is an essential partner for optimizing health.


As a provincial branch of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA), the Nova Scotia Physiotherapy Association (NSPA) serves as the voice and advocate for physiotherapists, physiotherapy assistants, and PT/PTA students all across Nova Scotia. We are a dynamic healthcare professional organization with over 600 members.

Organizational Priorities from 2018-2023

Access: Ensure equitable access to physiotherapy

Capacity: Enhance organizational value and capacity

Excellence: Champion excellence, innovations and professionalism in physiotherapy

Value: Promote the value of physiotherapy to the public and stakeholders


    NSPA's Strategic Plan for 2018-2023   

    NSPA's Strategic Plan for 2014-2018     


NSPA's Annual Reports can be found below:

     2020 Annual Report

     2019 Annual Report

     2018 Annual Report

     2017 Annual Report

     2016 Annual Report

     2015 Annual Report

     2014 Annual Report

Physiotherapists can be found all across Nova Scotia.

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