What Those Qualifications Mean?

There are a lot of letters after people’s names on our Meet the Team page as well as elsewhere throughout our website and I expect you want to know what they all mean. Some you may know, such as Bsc (Hons) Physiotherapy which is a Bachelor of Science degree in Physiotherapy.

Here’s a quick glossary of the other terms, qualifications and affiliations:

AACP
Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists

ACPRC
Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care

ACPSEM
Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Sport and Exercise Medicine

COPD
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

CSP
Chartered Society of Physiotherapy

HCPC
Health and Care Professions Council

MCSP
Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy

MSK
Musculoskeletal 

PhysioFirst
Organisation of Chartered Physiotherapists in Private Practice

POGP
Pelvic, Obstetric and Gynaecological Physiotherapy

TMJ
Temporomandibular Joint Disorder