What does this mean?
Until further notice, Physical therapists in the state of New Jersey cannot practice any form of Dry Needling.
What is the next step?
The APTA of NJ is working to get Dry Needling included in the Physical Therapy Practice Act.
We are hopeful that our practice of Dry Needling will continue in the near future. Check out this recent ruling in North Carolina HERE.
UPDATE – FEBRUARY 2018
On Thursday February 15, a Senate Committee is considering legislation to expand the practice of physical therapy to include dry needling
Read about it here in NJSPOTLIGHT