Psychology Internships

Agency & Contact Information

Agency Name: Renaissance Healing & Learning Center
Address: 7695 Derby Ln, Cotati, CA

1040 Moss Rd, Cotati, CA
Phone: (707) 664-8919
Supervisor: Fran Judd
Fax: (707) 664-8919

Internship Description

Job Title: Student Intern/Aide

Compensation: unpaid
Amount/Type: Experience working with children/adults with disabilities and other health professionals. The opportunity to ride and work with horses.
Internship Length: 1 semester or more
Hours Per Week: 3 and up.

Population: Adolescents, At-risk youth, Adults, Children, Family, Seniors, Physical and/or emotional disabilities, Horses
Focus: Autism, Developmental Disabilities, Mental Health, Physical disabilities, Multiple Sclerosis, Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Traumatic Brain Injuries, Stroke, Back Pain

Therapy Used: Hippotherapy and other equine assisted therapy and activities.

Setting: Outdoors with horses

Duties: Assist during, before, and after sessions (setup, breakdown, groom horse, and help clients). Help with training, discussion and instruction.

Qualifications: Desire to learn about a variety of disabilities (no horse experience needed).

Additional Information: May do more hours if desired.

- outdoors and fun

- 2 and 1/2 hr orientation to begin

- we are also looking for summer interns

This internship was updated 6/23/2015