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Physiotherapy: Practice-based learning

A subject guide for Physiotherapy from Queen Margaret University

Essential reading

The book titles and documents below are essential reading for the Practice-based learning modules.  They are also key documents that you should be referring to throughout your studies.

NB: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy's 2015 document on Professional appearance is available to CSP members only.

Key documents

CHARTERED SOCIETY OF PHYSIOTHERAPY., 2011. Code of members’ professional values and behaviour [online]. London: CSP [viewed 4 November 2016]. Available from: http://www.csp.org.uk/publications/code-members-professional-values-behaviour

CHARTERED SOCIETY OF PHYSIOTHERAPY., 2013. Quality assurance standards for physiotherapy service delivery [online]. London: CSP [viewed 4 November 2016]. Available from: http://www.csp.org.uk/publications/quality-assurance-standards

CHARTERED SOCIETY OF PHYSIOTHERAPY., 2015. Professional appearance [online]. London: CSP [viewed 4 November 2016]. Available from: http://www.csp.org.uk/publications/professional-appearance

HEALTH AND CARE PROFESSIONS COUNCIL., 2013. Standards of proficiency - Physiotherapists [online]. London: HCPC [viewed 4 November 2016]. Available from: http://www.hcpc-uk.co.uk/publications/standards/index.asp?id=49

HEALTH AND CARE PROFESSIONS COUNCIL., 2016a. Guidance on conduct and ethics for students [online]. London: HCPC [viewed 4 November 2016]. Available from: http://www.hcpc-uk.co.uk/publications/brochures/index.asp?id=219

HEALTH AND CARE PROFESSIONS COUNCIL., 2016b. Standards of Conduct, Performance and Ethics [online]. London: HCPC [viewed 3 November 2016]. Available from: http://www.hcpc-uk.org/aboutregistration/standards/standardsofconductperformanceandethics/

NHS EDUCATION FOR SCOTLAND., 2008. Quality standards for practice placements [online]. Glasgow: NHS Education for Scotland [viewed 4 November 2016]. Available from: http://www.nes.scot.nhs.uk/media/323817/qspp_leaflet_2008.pdf

Key texts