Recommendation 1

That formal preparation for practice includes physical therapist professional education, followed by a
clinical internship and mandatory post professional residency, and is accomplished through a process of
staged licensure and specialty certification (Note: The model in Figure 1 is provided to serve as an
example only, as it includes the criteria identified in the recommendation. The task force recognizes
that any standard process model adopted by the profession will emerge during dialog among all
stakeholders). Figure 1. Model Example of Education of the Physical Therapist (refer to report)

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* 3. Comments on Recommendation 1