PABC has taken local authority recommendations to allow our office staff members to work remotely during this period. Please contact the office staff members via email or consult the CONTACT US page for more details on the department emails.

The Physiotherapy Association of BC (PABC) is a registered non-profit organization. PABC has been serving its 2600+ members for 75 years. Founded in 1927 as a Branch of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, PABC was incorporated in 1945. PABC is governed by physiotherapy members who are elected to the Board of Directors. As the voice of its members, PABC ensures members have access to practice support, professional development and advocacy avenues to provide opportunities for people in BC to receive quality care that keeps them moving for life. PABC represents its members to government, health authorities, insurers, other stakeholders and the public.


Articles and News

World Physical Therapy Day - hands in gloves holding a globe
Sep 04, 2020

World Physical Therapy Day

Did you know September 8th is World Physical Therapy Day? The World Physiotherapy organization (a registered charity in the UK) was founded on September 8th, 1951, and helped establish this day. “Our...
Photo of a person rubbing their hand to signify potential early onset of carpal tunnel syndrome. Image has text overlay: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Manual Physical Therapy Versus Surgery
Aug 24, 2020

Manual Physical Therapy VS Surgery

A new comprehensive study examines the long-term effectiveness of manual physical therapy versus surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome. In a recently released four-year-follow-up data, the primary...