Art Therapy Internship


Academic Credits

Yes

Hours per week

40

Published:

05/07/2018

Address

Bangalore
KA
India

Description

Leave UR Mark has an opportunity for international psychology and therapy students and graduates to intern as an arts-based therapist in Bangalore, India. Interns will work with art therapists in providing art therapy and intervention services to children and adults with cerebral palsy, autism, multiple disabilities and learning disabilities. Interns will help implement therapies based on multi-art forms including fine arts, music, drama, dance, play, imagination and story-telling to accomplish individual goals for the children. This is a great study abroad alternative and a way to get international experience while doing something meaningful and exploring India's fascinating culture.


Interns will get involved in:

-helping provide art therapy for children with developmental disabilities such as autism and cerebral palsy

-creating arts-based techniques which children can apply along with assessment, therapeutic objectives, and evaluations

-story telling and drama skits

-integrating regular academics in special education with artistic and conceptual elements

-working on outreach programs to provide arts based education to the caregivers and parents of the children in order to continue the flow

-researching and creating new methodoligies in arts-based therapies, improvise content, and set best practices

-organizing group events, celebrations and outdoor trips


Duration: Minimum 6 weeks/Maximum 12 weeks

Leave UR Mark charges a $595 placement fee to help organize your trip to India, pick you up from the airport, and guarantee your position. Interns also have evenings and weekends free to particpate in cultural activities and local travel.


Please email info@leaveurmark.com with your resume attached and for more information! Our past interns have been extremely happy and learned a great deal from the rehab center. Check out our Facebook page to connect with updates about the project: www.facebook.com/LeaveURMark or read our blog for stories from the field: www.leaveurmarkindia.blogspot.com


If you are applying via a Gmail address, make sure you check all your tabs and/or junk folder for our response within 3-4 days as Gmail now has multiple tabs.

Benefits

-Face to face time with clients and therapists


-An incredible cultural immersion into India


-Orientation and training


-Free weekends to explore beautiful destinations around India

How To Apply

info@leaveurmark.com

Please email info@leaveurmark.com with your resume attached and for more information! Our past interns have been extremely happy and learned a great deal from the rehab center. Check out our Facebook page to connect with updates about the project: www.facebook.com/LeaveURMark or read our blog for stories from the field: www.leaveurmarkindia.blogspot.com

If you are applying via a Gmail address, make sure you check all your tabs and/or junk folder for our response within 3-4 days as Gmail now has multiple tabs.


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