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Physical Therapy Residencies

Clinical Opportunities 

  • Receive mentoring from experienced neurological and/or pediatric rehabilitation therapists.
  • Receive mentoring from the program's medical directors through hospital rounding, on-site teaching in clinics, private practice, and team conferences.
  • Observe phenyl neurolysis, EMG procedures, videofluoroscopy swallowing studies, visual and perceptual evaluations, among others.
  • Receive training in serial casting.
  • Have access to in-services and conferences hosted and sponsored by Mary Free Bed, including weekly Grand Round presentations and weekly pediatric PT case reviews.
  • Have access to all the amenities and resources of a state-of-the-art rehabilitation hospital, including: OrthoSEAT, orthotics and prosthetics, assistive technology, gait lab, and driver rehabilitation.
  • For the pediatric residency, receive in-depth training from a developmental perspective to specialized conditions, such as down syndrome, cerebral palsy, torticollis, spina bifida, traumatic brain injury, stroke, sensory integration, and spasticity.
  • Participate and follow patients through the continuum of care from inpatient rehabilitation to outpatient therapy.

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