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The PEAK Center at Craig Hospital Internship Program

The PEAK Center at Craig Hospital, located in Englewood, Colorado is an adaptive health and wellness center serving individuals from across the country with neurologic disabilities in order to optimize their recovery and to create a lifelong plan for their health and wellness.

The PEAK Center at Craig Hospital offers unpaid Exercise Specialist/ pre-Physical Therapy internships for undergraduate/graduate students in exercise science, health and wellness promotion, or related fields. Self-motivated, enthusiastic, creative students looking for experience in a wellness facility working with individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Overview

Internships provide students with comprehensive, hands-on practical and technical experience in a fast pace environment. Internships last 8 – 15 weeks, and lengths may be adjusted to meet school requirements (minimum 300 hours; maximum 600 hours).

As an Exercise Specialist intern you’ll gain experience:

  • Education in spinal cord, brain injury and other neurological disabilities
  • Activity-Based Personal Training
  • Locomotor training
  • FES Bikes
  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Group Exercise classes

Please email your application, resume, and direct all questions regarding The PEAK Center at Craig Hospital internship to peakinternship@craighospital.org.