History of the physiotherapy profession
Obituary: CSP pays tribute to esteemed physiotherapist Lois Dyer
Lois Dyer, one of the UK’s most influential physiotherapists, died last month. Natalie Beswetherick, the CSP’s head of professional development, pays tribute to her.
Greens, blues and high-heeled shoes: memories of training in the 1940s
Just before her death last year, Brenda Tillotson sent us this reminiscence of physio training in the 1940s.
Three minutes: Barbara Richardson
The CSP has been supporting an oral history project on physiotherapy, as Barbara Richardson explains.
History of the physiotherapy profession and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy: a bibliography
Founded by four nurses in 1894, the CSP was awarded its Royal Charter in 1920 and has become the profession's leading membership organisation in the UK.
Further resources are featured here for anyone wishing to delve deeper into the history of physiotherapy and a quick steer for those engaged in family history.