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It takes time and commitment, but the personal and professional rewards that come with achieving board-certified specialist status can last an entire career. And the journey toward certification is itself a meaningful way to deepen your connection to the areas of practice that most inspire you.

Here are the basics about the process of earning APTA specialist certification.


Ready To Begin?

The Candidate Guide is the first step towards applying for certification. It contains everything you need in more detail from applying through post-examination.

Explore the Candidate Guide