Organised into themes and growing continuously, this gallery contains images dating as far back as 1914 and as recent as 2010. There are very few video recordings of historical physiotherapy practice in New Zealand, but what we have been able to find is here.
In 1953, New Zealand became one of the founding professional bodies to join the newly formed World Confederation of Physical Therapy (now World Physiotherapy). Read more
A selection of images from Frank Weedon including student photos and old treatments. Read more
Helen was the first person interviewed as part of the history project. Read more
These images from the early years of IFOMT show some important manipulative practitioners, many of them New Zealanders. Read more
These assorted images record various aspects of manipulative therapy over the years in New Zealand. Read more