Professional Networks

The Society has 19 Professional Networks to support you in your career.

Each Network focuses on a key area of physiotherapy practice and is led by a volunteer committee that focuses on each networks members need.

Clinical Interest Groups

The Society has 12 Clinical Interest Groups, and 3 subgroups that members can join.

  • Acupuncture
  • Cardiac Services
  • Musculoskeletal Therapy
  • Neurology and Gerontology
  • Occupational Health & Ergonomics
  • Oncology & Palliative Care
  • Paediatrics
  • Respiratory Care
  • Rheumatology
  • Sports & Exercise Medicine
  • Pelvic Health and Continence 
  • International Health and Development.

Neurology has 2 subgroups: 

  • Aquatic Therapy 
  • Parkinson's Disease 

Respiratory Care has 1 subgroup: 

  • Cystic Fibrosis 

Each group organises a number of CPD events each year targeted to their own clinical areas. By being a member of clinical interest group opportunities exist for developing mentoring relationships and developing your career within your chosen speciality.

In addition, the Society has a number of Niche Interest Groups such as the Veterinary Practice and pain management Niche Groups.

Niche Groups 

There are 3 Niche Groups that members can join. 

  • Pain Management 
  • Animal Practice 
  • Residential Care 

Employment Groups

The Society has 3 Employment Groups

  • Management
  • Private Practice.
  • Students

These groups offers supports specific to these unique working environments.

To find out more about what are groups are up to visit