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OT and PT License Board Louisiana

Louisiana Therapy Licensure

Getting your Louisiana occupational therapy and physicial therapy license doesn't need to be a slog through swampy bayous. We've rowed through those waters already, and you can take advantage of our work by using the links and information here to start the process. As a bonus, we've gathered Louisiana OT and PT salary information and links to OT and PT travel jobs in the state, and you can contact the recruiters and support staff at AMN Healthcare for more help if you need it.

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How to Get Your Louisiana License

Once you've submitted & completed a licensure application to the state board, you can expect:

  • PT licensure processes can take up to two to eight weeks

Helpful Info for Louisiana Therapy Licensure

State Board Address

Physical Therapy
Louisiana Physical Therapy Board
2110 W. Pinhook Rd., Suite 202
Lafayette, LA 70508

Occupational Therapy
LA State Board of Medical Examiners
630 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70130-0250

State Board Contact

Physical Therapy
(888) 400-9110
(337) 262-1054

Occupational Therapy
(504) 568-6820
(504) 599-0503

Licensure Helpful Links

OT and PT Salary in Louisiana

Boost Your Income With Travel Therapy Positions

Being an allied traveler, especially with AMN Healthcare, comes with a lot of great benefits. You can earn great money while experiencing some stability and security. Travel assignments typically offer up to 20% more than a permanent salaried position.

  • Physical therapists could earn up to $91,050 yearly
  • Occupational therapists could earn up to $87,410 yearly
  • Housing Benefits
  • Travel Reimbursement
  • Health Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Continuing Education Opportunities


Discover Louisiana's Southern Charm

With the festival environment and historic nature of southern Louisiana — not to mention the variety of Creole and Cajun cooking available — the state is an overall delicious destination for travel physical therapists and occupational therapists. We're including everything you need to obtain or renew a Louisiana PT or OT license, but if you need further help, reach out to one of our specialists today.

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