Recreational Therapy Students

Our Recreational Therapy Program offers highly competitive internships for a minimum of 15-weeks at the Brooks Inpatient Hospital. During a Recreational Therapy Internship with Brooks Inpatient Rehabilitation, you will experience and engage in: 1:1 treatment sessions with patients, small and large groups (cooking, horticulture, art, etc.), community reintegration outings and educational sessions. There are also volunteer and shadowing opportunities through the Brooks Clubhouse, Brooks Adaptive Sports Program, and Brooks Pediatric Recreation Program.

Program Details

Application Process:

Access the application here. Please submit your resume and application to students@brooksihl.org.

Deadline to Apply:

  • Fall Internship (September-December): April 1st
  • Spring Internship (January-April): September 1st
  • Summer Internship (May-August): January 1st

After submitting an application, students will receive email confirmation that their application was received and what the next steps are moving forward.

For questions regarding the application process, please email our Education Coordinator, Ambur Augustine at students@brooksihl.org.

For questions about our Recreational Therapy Program or Recreational Therapy Internship Program, please click here or contact Nikol Kiley at Nikol.Kiley@brooksrehab.org

Applicants must cover all expenses connected to the internship. Brooks Rehabilitation does not offer housing or financial compensation.