AG Opinion 2018-8
A licensed physical therapist has authority to develop a plan of care for a child with a disability under the Individualized Education Plan in accordance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (20 U.S.C. §§ 1400 – 1482) pursuant to 59 O.S.Supp.2017, § 887.17(A)(2). However, in doing so, the therapist is not practicing a branch of the healing art under Oklahoma law. Id. §887.17(A)(5).
Tue, September 11, 2018