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Official verification of certification
status of Certified Hand Therapist
(CHT) is available to all interested parties.



The Mary Kasch Hand Therapy Certification Scholarship provides opportunities for professional development by providing financial support to an OT/PT interested in pursuing certification in hand therapy.
Official Verification of CHT Status
Please use one of the links below to verify a CHT's Status:

Official verification of certification status of Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) is available to all interested parties. This verification provides more detailed information, including:

  1. Acknowledgment of the individual's certification as a CHT;
  2. Identification of the initial certification date and renewal date;
  3. Determination of individual's status with regard to disciplinary action,
    if any, by HTCC.

You may verify a CHTs credentials online! You will be required to enter the CHT's last name, and first name and Certification Number, if known. Click here to link to our Online Verification form.

Employer of Certified Hand Therapists and other individuals may request verification of a practitioner's certification, by calling 800-860-7097 or completing our Email Verification form. Email and phone verifications are available without charge.

Official verification letters are $35. HTCC will accept a credit card, personal check, or money order made payable to “HTCC.” There is a $25.00 fee for any returned check. Requests submitted without the required fee will be returned. Please allow 3 weeks for processing. Click here to request an official letter.

*HTCC is the primary source for verification of CHT Status.

Please Note: Do NOT use the "Search Box" below to locate a CHT, please use the links above to verify a CHT's status. The search box below is to search the HTCC website.

Important Dates

2022 Exam Dates

April 25 - May 14

October 24 - November 12

Application Deadlines: April 15th for the May exam and October 15th for the November exam.

Find or Post a Job

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therapists. Click on the button to navigate our job post database.

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Continuing Education

Courses listed in the calendar are offered as a public service by HTCC.

Courses range from CE courses, Certification Programs, Fellowship and Independent Study.