Whether or not you are working towards a major in sports medicine or biology, an internship in physical therapy can be a worthwhile experience. Our fortunate physical therapy interns have been able to shadow therapists during their day-to-day interactions with high profile athletes from their favorite sports teams.

Join this unique opportunity to work closely with children of varying disabilities on a physiotherapy internship in Cape Town. Working with a vast team of medical staff, including doctors’ physical therapist, trainers and chiropractors, you will be geared to learn from their experience which will help you build on your future career. You must have a strong theoretical background or prior working experience in a rehabilitation setting.

Physical Therapy interns can work at various centres for disabled children. The centres help children through a variety of sessions including physical therapy, hydrotherapy, psychology as well as speech therapy. Interns with skills in these other areas would also be most welcome.

The following physical therapy fields are offered:

  • Orthopedic
  • Geriatric
  • Neurology
  • Cardiopulmonary
  • Pediatric

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