What is Musculoskeletal Therapy?
Musculoskeletal Therapy is a therapy designed to treat the muscles and skeletal system using various soft tissue and mobilisation (not manipulation) techniques.
Used in the treatment and the rehabilitation of back pain, neck pain, joint pain, muscular dysfunction and/or injuries, musculoskeletal techniques incorporate a varied amount of “hands on” remedial and mobilisation techniques as well as home stretching and strengthening exercises. This assists in maintaining functional alignment of the skeletal system.
How to gain ANTA Accreditation in Musculoskeletal Therapy?
Here are a few tips to help you gain accreditation with ANTA as a Musculoskeletal Therapist.
- Review our recognised courses to obtain information on colleges and courses ANTA recognises for accreditation
- Download a Membership Application form, fully complete and post into ANTA
- Ensure you have certified copies of your qualifications and academic records
- Use the applicants checklist within the application to ensure fully completed
ANTA Recognised Musculoskeletal Therapy Courses» New South Wales
ANTA's Scope and Standards of Practice
To view ANTA's commitment to the delivery of quality health care, public safety and promoting informed choices in Musculoskeletal Therapy read our Scope and Standards of Practice.
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Issue: 31 No.1 | March 2016
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