Internship Sites & Locations

The following are individuals/companies who are already approved as Internship sites. Some positions may be paid, even if not listed here as such. You are responsible for finding your own site but we have over 180 sites listed here. You are welcome to find your own site as well but the site supervisor must agree to host you as their intern and follow the guidelines listed on the Internship homepage. If the site is not on our list below, you must contact your KINE 495 instructor in order to initiate a student field placement agreement. If the site is on our list you do not need to contact the instructor. Prior to contacting any individuals below, you should download and read the CSUSM KINESIOLOGY INTERNSHIP MANUAL and obtain approval to enroll in KINE 495 by completing this online form.

On campus






Health & Wellness CSUSM Hope & Wellness Center Cathy Nguyen
Peer Advocacy and Wellness Support (PAWS) colunteers committed to promoting awareness, advocating health and wellness, help organize/staff campus health awareness weeks & outreach such as: Stress Management, Ask the SEXpert Series, Safer Spring Break, Sexual Responsibility Week, and Great American Smoke-Out
Research, Community Health, and Clinical Training CSUSM Dr. Hyun Gu Kang
Varied internships including one with Dr. Hyun Gu Kang-Department of Kinesiology with the Fall Prevention Program
Athletic training CSUSM training room Michelle Hamilton 760-750-7111
Clarke Field House Assist in training room and with games. Must have taken KINE 302

CSUSM Human Performance Lab

CSUSM Neuromuscular Lab

CSUSM Pedagogy Research

Health Behavior Research Lab

Dr. Todd Astorino

Dr. Jeff Nessler

Dr. Paul Stuhr

Dr. Devan Romero

ACD 115

ACD 113



Research Assistant, may be requried to complete presentation at scientific conference
Campus Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) CSUSM Police Department Troy Holmes, Emergency Manager
Campus emergency planning and special projects,assisting with research, review and analysis,assisting in maintaining a functional emergency operations center, inventory control, maintenance and regulation of emergency preparedness material and supplies,preparing or editing content for the program's documents and presentations

Campus Recreation-Fitness Clarke Field House

Jordan Friske- 760-750-7412

Clarke Field House Fitness and Operations Internship
Campus Recreation-Sport Clubs Clarke Field House

Ryan Groth-760-750-7413

Clarke Field House Sports Club Intern

Off campus (updated 6/24/15)







Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy of Menifee

Ramil Alvarez

29826 Haun Road Ste. 106, Menifee, CA 92586

Physical Therapist Aide (modalities)


Health Promotion/Education - Military Affiliate

MCCS Semper Fit Health Promotion

Heather Williams

Paige Fieldhouse Bldg 1110, Camp Pendleton, CA 92055

Help organize and plan events, assist in VO2 measurements, metabolic measurements, and body fat measurements


Chiropractic Rehabilitation

Active Mobility

Ron Cottrell

1680 South Melrose Drive, Vista, CA 92081

Greet and direct patients to treatment areas, sanitizing equipment, review, organize, and chart client health records, prep for tratment, demonstrate corrective exercises

Public School

Roosevelt Middle School

Kelsey Courneya

3366 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92103

Supporting in activities and supervision of students with the aid of the Physical Education teacher.


Fitness and Health Club

Dan Henderson Athletic Fitness Center Temecula

Ricardo Feliciano

27901 Jefferson Ave., Temecula, CA, 92590 Assistant Coach


Orthotics and Prosthetics

Hanger Clinic

Ryan Dean

24655 Monroe Ave., Suite A 101, Murrieta, CA, 92562 Shadowing O&P Clinicians


Wellness Center

Village Gate Wellness Center

Sherrie Babaie

1054 2nd Street, Ste. B, Encinitas, CA, 92024 Working with nutritionists, acupuncturists, massage therapists, organizing and maintaining office, recruiting new individuals in the holistic field to take advantage of marketing opportunities, networking.



San Diego State University Research Foundation

Julie Pickrel

9245 Sky Park Court, Suite 220, San Diego, CA, 92128 Prep and develp study materials, restaurant identification, observations in local restaurants, and restaurant customer interviews. Data coding, entry, and verification. Work with multiple databases and team activities.


Physical and occupational therapy

San Jacinto Healthcare

Andrew Achondoa

275 N. San Jacinto St., Hemet, CA, 92543 Oversee physical/occupational therapists during treatment sessions, aid in patient care under direct supervision from a licensed therapist, aid in documentation and other clerical duties


Physical/Occupational Therapy

The Rehab Group

Trevor Scott

Temecula Pkwy, Suite B, Temecula, CA, 92592 Student will assist with exercises where permitted, and student will shadow the therapist during sessions.

Rehabilitation Center

Balboa Nursing and Rehabilitation

Dan Gill

3520 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA, 92103 Working directly with Physical Therapists
Chiropractic Office

Coastal Chiropractic Wellness Center

Deborah Mojica

2191 South El Camino Real Suite 105, Oceanside, CA, 92054 Therapies, patient intake, doctors aid

Sports Performance Training Facility

iCON Sports Alliance

Charles Dao

38397 Innocation Court #104, Murrieta, CA, 92563 Program design, Observe Methodologies, Assist in Every Procedure


CEP America

Deana Shaw

25520 Medical Center Drive, Murrieta, CA, 92562 Documentaion of the clinical encounter and diagnostic studies, tracking the progress of diagnostic studies, alerting the provider when studies have been complete, reviewing charts for proper and complete documentation

Physical Therapy

San Diego Sports Medicine Physical Therapy

Hilary London

4010 Sorrento Valley Blvd., Suite 300, San Diego, CA, 92121 Obtain experience working with modalities, clinic duties, helping patients

Service Dog Organization

Tender Loving Canines Assistance Dogs, Inc

Ashleigh Wiemer

1250 Activity Dr., Suite A, Vista, CA, 92081 Scanning, Filing, Answering Phone, Organizing, Event Assistance...


The Ultrasound Experience

Travis Armstrong

920 W. San Marcos Blvd., Suite 4, San Marocs, CA, 92078 Observe ultrasound technician and patient interaction

Rehabilitative Care Center

Mountain Shadows Foundation

Wade Wilde

970 Los Vallecitos Blvd., Ste 240, San Marcos, CA, 92069 Assist therapists, teachers, and staff with the care for developmentally diabled persons ranging from toddlers to older adults.

Health & Wellness Center

Neighborhood Healthcare

Ruth Manzano

425 North Date Street, Suite 203, Escondido, CA, 92025

Physical/Occupational/Speech therapy and Skilled Nursing Services

Murrieta Health and Rehabilitation Center

Loryn Preece

24100 Monroe Avenue, Murrieta, CA, 92562 Observation, patient transport

Physical Therapy

Rehab United

Bryan Hill

1955 Citricado Parkway, Suite 201, Escondido, CA, 92029 Physical Therapy Aide/Physical Therapy Assistant

Optometry/Primary Eye Care

Grand Vision Optometry

Mika Fu

151 S. Las Posas Rd., Suite 171, San Marcos, CA, 92078 Medical Assistant


American Lung Association in California

Ofelia Alvarado

2740 4th Avenue, San Diego, CA, 92103 Student will be involved in implementing anti-tobacco advocacy projects, attend fundraising events, staff health fairs, conduct community outreach and organization programs, and reach out to elected officials on adopting tobacco free policies.

Physical Therapy

Torrey Pines Orthopedic Physical Therapy

Chris La Rosa

1420 Executive Dr., Suite 101, San Diego, CA, 92121 Assist in exercises, Ice/Heat, apply E-stim

Palomar Health

CEP America

Ross Caleca

2185 Citricado Parkway, Escondido, CA, 92029

Medical Scribe in Emergency Department at Palomar Medical Center

Physical Therapy

M & M Physical Therapy INC

Pamela Monnahan

800 Corporate Dr. Suite 190, Ladera Ranch, CA, 92694

Observation of physcial therapist in evaluating and treatment of patients. Assisting the aides in their duties.

Educational setting

Dual Language Institute-NUA

Alcia Elder Gough

2030 University Dr., Vista, CA, 92083

Physical activity Instruction and Recreational Supervision

Chiropractic and Physical Therapy


Andrew Osborne

5670 El Camino Real Suite F, Carlsbad, CA, 92008

Maintaining the PT floor, doing some filing, sitting in on patient exams, and shadowing the therapists

Chiropractic, Physical Therapy, Acup., & Massage

Chiropractic Rehabiitation Wellness Center

Maureen Barrack

115 Main Street, Vista, CA, 92084

Observing and helping with chiropractic, physical therapy, acupuncture, and massage; general office work

Movement & Wellness Studio

Yoga Munkey

Madelaine Hoang

410 S. Santa Fe Ave. Suite 105, Vista, CA, 92084

Assist & learn from all aspects of being a health and wellness entrepreneur. Excellent internship opportunity for a student who would like to start their own business matched with their passion, knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Firefighters Dept

Mt. Laguna VFD

Susan Raimond

10385 Sunrise Highway, Mount Laguna, CA, 91948

FF/EMT/Drill Officer


Bella Mente Montessori Academy

Carrie McCraw

1737 W. Vista Way, Vista, CA, 92083

Physical education classes

Community Health - Fall Prevention and Research

City of San Marcos - Senior Center

Georganne Grotey
760-744-5535 ext. 3602

111 W. Richmar Ave, San Marcos, CA, 92069

Providing assistance in working with older adults; Working with Dr. Hyun Gu Kang on Fall Prevention delivery and research


Kirsch Therapy

Katie Paznokas

1949 Avenida Del Oro,  Oceanside, CA, 92056

The student will be interacting with occupational therapist, speech therapists, and physical therapists in a pediatric setting to learn about various diagnoses and treatments. The student will also be asked to demonstrate organizational skills.


NZN Labs

Scott Brovsky

42300 Business Park Dr

Capturing and editting video of athletes participating in action sports for marketing purposes

Occupational Therapy

Golden Steps Therapy

Vicky Golden


5611 Palmer Way Suite B Carlsbad, CA 92010

Help the OTR and COTA with any/all activities with the children

Physical Therapy

Longevity Physical Therapy

Mike Van Gilder

227 N. El Camino Real, suite 103 Encinitas, CA 92024

Help patients with exercies and aide to the therapist


Champions for Change

Chelsea Fiss

School of Medicine

In office work and meetings in educational agencies.

Prosthetic Fabrication

SCOPe Prosthetics and Orthotics, A Hanger Company

Wayne Wilkerson

475 North Grape St. Escondido CA, 92025

Fabrication of prosthetics and orthotics.

Health and Wellness

Tri City Wellness Center

Anthony Avitabile

6250 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA, 92009

Student will shadow a variety of different activities, programs, and events.

Physical Therapy

ProSport Physical Therapy

Chad Beachamp


1000 Bristol St., Newport, CA

Student will be setting patients up on modalities and taking them through workout.

Physical Therapy

Water and Sports Physical Therapy

Sidjohn Regala

9972 Scripps Ranch Blvd, San Diego, CA 92131

Physical Therapist Aid and Excercise/Rehab Specialist.


Margarita Middle School

Nancy Mireles

30600 Margarita Rd, Temecula, CA, 92591

Observation, coaching, and teaching or various exercise techniques to students.

Golf Course

Reidy Creek Golf Course

Sean Gaugler

2500 N. Broadway, Escondido, Ca 92026

Assist with instruction of proper golf mechanics.

Physical Therapy

North County Escondido Rancho Physical Therapy

Gregory Kenton

457 North Elm Street, Escondido, CA 92025

Assist the therapists (sports rehab and aquatic), ice/cyrotherapy, heat packs, traction set-up, ultrasounds, patient comfort, electrical stimulation set-ups .



Fred McElhattan

141 N. Twin Oaks Valley Road #126

Retail/Website building.

Athletic Training

San Diego Sting

Oprah Blythe

2855 Cedar Rd,, Oceanside, CA 92056

Wrapping, icing, Stretching, assisting coaches.

Physical Therapy

Levas Physical Therapy


9404 Genesee Avenue, Suite 310 La Jolla, CA 92037

Manual Therapy, Personalized conditioning programs, electrotherapy modalities, back care and posture instruction, work conditioning rehabilitation.

Physical Therapy

Rancho Physical Therapy

Dr. Rihelle Molina

1922 Hacienda Dr Vista CA 92081

Observe patient exercises and rehabilitative methods. Vista & Lake Elsinore, Murrieta ONLY

Physical Therapy

Rancho Physical Therapy

Linda Evans


31764 Casino Dr., Suite 106, Lake Elsinore, CA 92530

Physical Therapy

Rancho Physical Therapy

Heather Snyder

951-698-7720 ext. 208

25150 Hancock Ave., Suite 100, Murrieta, CA 92562

Physical Therapy

Nexus Physical Therapy

James Bailey

365 S. Rancho Santa Fe Dr. ste 205, San Marcos, CA, 92078

Observing evaluations, manual therapy, assisting patient's with therapeutic exercises and modality set ups.

Physical Therapy

P.E.A.K Physical Therapy

Caroline McClemons

2041 Newcastle Ave Cardiff Ca 92007

Intern would be responsible for shadowing the therapist as well as assisting patients if necessary.

Behavioral Therapy

Key To Behavior, LLC

Megan Geving

In Home Therapy

Work on academics and behavioral needs with children who have special needs.

Child Development

Escondido Community Child Development Center

Emily Gould

819 W 9th Avenue Escondido

Looking for someone who can teach childrens yoga & or conduct some outdoor physical fitness.

Physical Therapy

Gaspar Doctors of Physical Therapy

Craig Rice, PT, DPT, OCS
(760) 632-6942
*Highly recommend contacting him in person and not through email.

700 Garden View Court Ste 102 Encinitas, CA 92024

Observe evaluations & treatments of patients with a wide variety of diagnoses in their upper extremities.

Athletic Training

Temecula Valley High School

Nancy Mireles

31555 Rancho Vista Road, Temecula, CA 92592

Asisst the Athletic Trainer and perform duties that are needed around the training room.

Occupational Therapy

Oceanside Unified School District- Occupational Therapy Department

Ivy Difuntorum

Department 707 Carey Rd. Oceanside, CA 92058

Interns will assist school-based Occupational Therapists with administrative tasks, organize materials related to treatment, observe treatment sessions with students.

Medical Clinic

Francisco Gil MD Clinic

Celia Gil

655 Euclid Ave Suite 405, National City, CA 91950

Data entry into new medical program and accompanying doctor with patients


Iron Mountain Conservancy

Helene Armand

1039 D Street Suite 9, Ramona, CA 92065

Assist with developing a preschool nature program

Physical Therapy

Athletic Rehabilitation Center

Glenda Fuentes

14375 Pipeline Ave., Chino, CA 91710

Observe and volunteer

Rehabilitation Center

VIP Rehabilitation Center

Dr. Bradley Marcus

7340 Trade Street Ste F, San Diego, CA 92121

Learning to use equipment/robotics to assist pateints and staff

Non-Profit Education

San Diego Children and Nature Collaborative

Anne S. Fege

4010 Morena Blvd. #100, San Diego, CA 92117

Enhance nature experiences with pre-school children

After School Program

Mottino Family Y

Jennifer Dryza

4701 Mesa Drive, Oceanside, CA 92056

Implement after school physical activity and fitness skills with children

Wellness Center

Gary and Mary West Senior Wellness Center

Mary Mazyck, RN, BSN

1525 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101

Obtain experience working with elderly, low-income seniors that have a wide variety of chronic medical illnesses and socioeconomic issues.


Doche Family Dentist

Dr. Doche

314 S. Twn Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos, CA 92078

Observe dentists

Educational Setting

Mountain Peak Charter Vista Learning Academy

Rosario Battles, Site Supervisor

2030 University Drive, Vista, CA 92083

Design and perform lesson plans and instruction activities in physical education and nutrition.

Physical Therapy

Spine and Sport

Monica Jimenez760-839-2905

2115 Montiel Rd. #103, San Marcos

Assist in exercises, Ice/heat, apply E-stim, assist with MedX machine, give vibra-massages

Professional Soccer

San Diego Soccers

Phil Salvagio

3250 Grey Hawk Court, Carlsbad, CA 92010

Assist the trainer in all aspects of that position anything from wrapping, icing, set up, etc.

Physical Therapy

Manual Orthopedic Physical Therapy

Supervisor/Volunteer Coordinator

885 Canarios Court, Chula Vista, CA 91910 Ste 110

Observe therapists

Sports Training

Prolific Athletes LLC

Greg Vandermade

2077 Las Palmas Dr. Carlsbad, CA 92011

Assisting with design and implementation of programs for training groups.

Women's advocacy, nonprofit

Foundation for Women

Murugi Kenyatta, VP Community Development

4747 Morena Blvd., Suite 375, San Diego, CA 92117

women's advocate, community development/awareness and fundraising



Dan Noel, Operations Manager

2535 Camino del Rio South, Suite 150 San Diego 92108

see flier


Palomar Family YMCA

Christy Wagnon
760-745-7490 x212

1050 N. Broadway Escondido, CA 92026

Food collection/ distribution

Donate Don't Dump

Lisa Posard, CEO

3225 Fortuna Ranch Road Encinitas, CA 92024

Raise awareness about hunger and food waste in the US, education, advocacy, food drives, etc

Physical Therapy

Walker Physical Therapy

Gary Coleman, Physical Therapist

29650 Bradley Road Menifee, CA 92586

Assist PT and exercise specialists

Dietetics/ Eating Disorders

Potentia Therapy

Ms. Megan Handley, MPH, Registered Dietitian
619.819.0283 ext 1

3160 Camino del Rio S #304 San Diego, CA 92108

Indirect work with eating disorder patients, nutrition work

Food bank

Feeding America San Diego

Ms. Jennifer Seneor, CalFresh Outreach Coordinator
858-452-3663 x109

9455 Waples St., #135 San Diego, CA 92121

Pre-screening for CalFresh eligibility, assist with applications, reporting advocacy issues from the field, client follow-up calls, admin

Physical Therapy

Littlefield Physical Therapy Inc

Melissa Littlefield, Owner

27525 Enterprise Circle W., Ste #101C Temecula, CA 92590

Assisting PT in developing programs to increase fine/gross motor skills in children, organizing daily routines, daily activities


Lake Medical and Chiropractic

Dr. Mill-Eilen Mauser, Chiropractor

1146 San Marino Dr. Lake San Marcos, CA 92078

Chiropractic assistant

Golf facility

The Golf Mart

Rick Hiatt, Manager

2055 Montiel Rd. #101 San Marcos, CA 92069

Fitting customers with golf clubs, sales associate, receiving paperwork


Lund Accident and Injury Center

Thadeus Lund

851 East Grand Ave. Escondido, CA 92025

Room prep, cleaning, observing, filing, misc

Physical/ Occupational/ speech therapy

Temecula Valley Therapy Services

Lynne Hardy-Lukes, Clinical Director

41769 Enterprise Circle N. Ste. 101 Temecula, CA 92590

Assist physical and occupational therapists

Non-profit Health Education

Vanessa L Varela For Victory Against Colon Cancer in Young Adults

Teresa Goodbody, Director

8840 Costa Verde Blvd #3426 San Diego, CA 92122

Raise health awareness and advocacy in the general population to defeat colon cancer in young adults. Assist with programs, projects, educational efforts, partnerships, scholarships, etc.

Rehabilitation/ therapy

San Diego Spine & Rehab

Koji Harkness, Intern Supervisor

3772 Mission Ave. Ste 122 Oceanside, CA 92058 and 9610 Granite Ridge Dr., Ste. C, San Diego, CA  92123

Assist in physical therapy and rehabilitation, observation

Physical Therapy

Personally Fit, Inc

Cathie Gillespie

16680 W. Bernardo Rd. San Diego, Ca 92127

Observe therapists, assist in exercise, front desk, filing, laundry.

High School Color Guard

Carlsbad High School

Greg Anderson, Band Director

3557 Lancer Way Carlsbad, CA 92008

Head of all band and color guard activities

Medical Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics

Dan Melvin, Supervisor

33608 Ortega Hwy San Juan Capistrano, Ca 92690

Sample prep for lab testing, prep, delivering specimen to various departments, verifying test code, specimen type, ensuring sample stability

Fitness Studio

Pure Motion Fitness

Kevin Moses, Owner

10175 Rancho Carmel Dr 106 San Diego CA 92128

Private fitness studio that teaches group training, personal training, and nutritional classes

Childrens Services

California Childrens Services, County of San Diego

Paul Katsaros, Supervisor

215 West California Ave. Vista, CA 92083

Assist with physical and occupational therapy to children with disabilities


Optima Hills Institute

Cesar Mavila, Chiropractor

31741 Temecula Parkway Ste B Temecula, CA 92592

Strength & Conditioning

San Diego State University Athletics

Dr. Jon Francis, Director of Strength & Conditioning

SDSU Dept of Athletics

5500 Campanile Dr. San Diego, CA 92182

Observe athletes in sports training, learn and participate in the coaching of athletes.

Pilates studio

Fallbrook Pilates

Sherri Trombetta, Owner

433 S. Main St. Fallbrook, CA 92028

Pilates studio

Agility Studio

Rana Kennedy, Owner

527 Carlsbad Village Dr. Carlsbad, CA 92008

Physical Therapy

Able Place Physical Therapy

Ms. Roseann Weinstein, Master Physical Therapist

3424 Motor Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90034

Youth recreation

Boys & Girls Club of Redlands

Montrice Shabete, Senior Site Director
909-798-4599 x209

1251 Clay St. Redlands, CA 92374

Dental office

North Marin Dental

Dr. Monica Garnache

630 Manuel T Freitas Pkwy San Rafael, CA

Assisting with procedures, secretarial work, cleaning instruments

Public Health

Vista Community Clinic

For add'l potential internships at Vista Community Clinic please review the following website:

Ms. Julissa Pizano
760-631-5000 ext. 8109

Rhea Van Brocklin
760.631.5000 ext. 7183

1000 Vale Terrace, Vista CA 92084

For Tullis contact
Providing HIV education to at-risk youth
Coordinating referrals to HIV/STD testing and treatment (in person and via social media)
Disseminating health information via social media
Producing an educational video on HIV prevention (this task usually serves as the interns¿ final project)
No experience is necessary but we do prefer students who are comfortable with public speaking.Complete training is provided.All students interested should email a resume and cover letter to me

Public health/ physical activity/ nutrition/ outreach

UCSD Division of Child Development and Community Health

Starr Cloyd, Physical Activity Manager, Network for a Healthy CA

Various sites/North County

 Coordinator to assist with physical activity events, community outreach.

Public health

San Diego County of Health and Human Services: Public Health

Dr. Eric MacDonald,

Public Health Officer



Great for Health Science student considering an MPH degree

Public health

County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency:
North Region

Vicki Magsaysay, 760-740-4135

Carey Riccitelli
Sup Comm Health Prom Spec

North Coastal, North Inland, North Central regions

Work in public health centers, family resource centers, regional child welfare services, including community health. Great for Health Science student considering a MPH degree

Physical therapy and wellness


Kelly Mest


2052 Corte Del Nogal Suite 160 Carlsbad, CA 92011

Shadow PT, clean facility, and learn about the management of the business

Various, government agencies

HACU National Internship Program, Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities

Maria Elena Vivas-House, Executive Director

One Dupont Circle, NW Suite 430 Washington, DC 20036

Supports graduate and undergraduate students to participate in fall, spring, or summer 10- and 15 - week internship programs at federal agencies and private corporations across the country. A 3.0 GPA is required. Some federal agencies, such as the CIA, may require a background check for security clearance and have an earlier deadline.

Fitness & Wellness

Tri-City Wellness Center

Internship Coordinator


6250 El Camino Real, Carlsbad CA 92009

State of the art wellness, personal training facility. Excellent opportunity to work with special populations

Sport specific training/ Rehabilitation

Body Balance for Performance

Daniel McGhee

Golf Performance Specialist, Program Director


2990 Murphy Canyon Rd.

San Diego, CA 92123

Should have some background/interest in golf; will run junior clinics Summer and Fall; some travel involved; some compensation

Athletic training

Mira Costa College

Alyssa Jacobs

760-757-2121 x6427

One Barnard Drive

Oceanside, CA 92056

Assist with the daily duties in the training room (prevention, treatment, rehab of athletic injuries). Must have completed KINE 302

Personal training

US CrossFit


Katie Routh

849 2nd Street

Encinitas, CA 92024

Assist with warm-ups/cool downs, setting up Olympic lifts, assisting at SEALFit camps and seminars. CrossFit is constantly varied, functional movements performed at high intensity.

Personal training

SuperSlow Zone

Brian Ciuffreda

Thom Tombs 760-942-2661

The Forum Shopping Ctr

1905 Calle Barcelona Ste 217

Carlsbad, CA 92009

Personal training, assist in weight room, develop personalized strength training programs

Adapted physical education

TERI (Training Education Research Institute)

Greg Snaer, Community Engagement Coord.



Rhonda Maxson, Fitness Director,

cell 760-802-7858

The Country School
1145 Linda Vista Rd., Ste. 105 San Marcos

Learning Academy
3225 Roymar Road
San Marcos

Teach basic motor skills for special needs students including autism, Asperger's Syndrome, health impairments, other mild to moderate learning disabilities.

Physical education, wellness programming

Oceanside School District

Tina de La Rosa


Oceanside School District

Assist with Physical Education classes and various aspects of their Wellness program

High Intensity Personal Strength Training

Ultimate Strength Studio

Torrey Severud


1111 E Washington Ave Suite E

Escondido, CA 92025

Assisting in the gym, beginner level training, learning protocol, marketing assistance

Fitness programming

DNA Fitness

Anthony Taylor


Local high schools

After school fitness for a group of students two times a week brochure 1 brochure 2

Activity instructor

Mira Costa Community Learning Center

Tish Pompa


1831 Mission Avenue, Oceanside

Fall Proof balance and mobility classes for older adults. Serve as Instructional Aide to assist older adults with activities.

Public health programming

San Diego County Dept of Environmental Health

Gary Erbeck


Downtown SD & work from home

Public health programming

Activity instructor

Eldorado Mar Vista

Sylvia Cottcamp


115 S. Clementine St Oceanside, CA 92054

Group exercise-older adults, teach diet, nutrition, & exercise, non-assisted living

Nutrition education

UCSD Division of Community Pediatrics

Kate McDevitt


North County

Teach 4th and 5th graders about nutrition. Great internship for a Health Science student

Physical therapy

Total Physical Therapy

Lisa or Leann

321 E Street
Chula Vista, CA 91910

Specializes in the comprehensive evaluation and treatment of work-related injuries, neurological and orthopedic conditions. (Especially need Spanish speakers)

Fitness testing, ergonomics

Wellness Solutions

Rhonda Ryan



270F N El Camino Real, Ste 311

Encinitas, CA 92024

Fitness testing, ergonomics, fitness management

Fitness industry

American Council on Exercise (ACE)

Todd Galati


4851 Paramount Dr. San Diego, CA 92123

Assist with the ACE Academy (note: not available Fall '11)

Personal training

International Training and Fitness

Judy Vanderlyke


456 E. Mission Rd.

San Marcos, CA 92078

Athletic training, performance enhancement, and fitness/wellness. Possible paid position

Sport specific training


Josh Hubby


28780 Single Oak Dr. Ste. 110

Temecula, CA 92590

Sports performance training. For those looking to pursue careers in the health and fitness industries

Personal training

Frog's Fitness

Cindy Rogatsky/Debbie Winner



Personal training

Personal training

PureFitness Clubs

Chris McClure



Personal training. Possible paid position with potential for hire


Palomar YMCA

Shawn Green

760-745-7490 x299

1050 N. Broadway

Escondido, CA 92026

Youth sports coach


Rancho Santa Fe School

Mrs. Portugal, Assistant Principal


Rancho Santa Fe

Youth sports coach


Chiropractic Wellness Center

Denise Maxwell


730 Nordahl Rd Ste 107

San Marcos, CA 92069

Chiropractics, kinesiology, injuries


Olinger Chiropractics

David Olinger


1529 Grand Ave. Ste B

San Marcos, CA 92078

Chiropractics, sports medicine

Physical therapy

US Healthworks Carlsbad East

Shelley Beckett, Center Manager



5810 El Camino Real Ste A

Carlsbad, CA 92008

Physical therapy

Physical therapy

MJ Physical Therapy

Melissa Steiner



1830 Hacienda Dr Ste 2

Vista, CA 92081

Physical therapy

Physical therapy/ cardiac rehab

Gaspar Physical Therapy

Dr. Carla Pryor

760-707-5080 (Carlsbad)

6221 Metropolitan St. Carlsbad

Observation of physical therapy techniques, application of modalities

Physical therapy/ cardiac rehab

Tri-City Wellness Center

Internship Coordinator

6250 El Camino Real
Carlsbad, CA 92009

Fitness floor supervision, fitness assessments & prescriptions for members with a variety of fitness levels and health concerns.

Physical therapy

Scripps Green Hospital

Alan Ferrerelli


10666 N Torrey Pines Rd

La Jolla, CA 92037

Physical therapy - requires 100 hours. Volunteer through hospital, assist at clinic

Activity instructor

North County Health Services

Deb Toryer

Ondina Saade

150 Valpreda Rd. San Marcos, CA 92069

Physical activity leader for kids. Paid position

Adapted activity instructor

REINS Therapeutic

Sarah Newton-Cromwell


4461 S. Mission Rd Fallbrook, CA 92028

Therapy riding for disabled individuals. Must have horse experience

Personal training

Create your Body Personal Training





Personal training


Chiropractic Orthopedic Group of San Diego

John Toro


4626 Mercury Street Ste B, San Diego, CA 92111

Chiropractic, physical therapy assistant

Adapted physical education

San Marcos Unified School District, Adapted PE Program

Kanoa Elizondo

San Marcos schools

Adapted PE class assistant. Should have a career interest in working with children with special needs.


Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics

Adrian Ravitz


550 Washington St. #400, San Diego (also in Carlsbad, Encinitas)

Fabricators of orthotics, prosthetic devices. Unique experience

Physical therapy

Physiotherapy Associates

Yousef Ghandour


9333 Genesee Ave. #150, San Diego, CA

Physical therapy aide

Recreation programming

Boys & Girls Clubs of Carlsbad-Village Branch

Gustavo Quinones, Unit Director

760-729-0956 x315

3115 Rosevelt St. Carlsbad, CA 92008

Assist with recreational programming for kids

Rehabilitation/ nutrition

Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine

Lisa Randall


10820 N. Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA

Exercise science, cardiac rehab, nutrition

Physical therapy

San Marcos Physical Therapy


935 W San Marcos Blvd, Ste 102

San Marcos, CA 92078

Physical therapy aide

Physical therapy/ rehabilitation

Scripps Ranch Physical Therapy and Hand Center

Todd Sparks


9909 Mira Mesa Blvd, Ste 120

San Diego, CA 92131

Assist the physical therapist - getting equipment ready, applying ice and stem, learning exercise patients utilize

Activity instructor/ personal training

Twin Oaks High School

Eyzzz Bacarde


158 Cassou Rd.

San Marcos, CA 92069

Assist HS students and athletes with fitness programs

Health, Wellness & Performance Company

Activ8 Athleticism

Vonnie Havener 760-476-1532

6070 Avenida Encinas Carlsbad, CA 92011

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Business relations, marketing, assisting in the development of strength training programs for adults & children. Various projects dealing with basic kinesiology knowledge

Athletic Performance

Rancho Buena Vista High School

Jason Tootikian

1601 Longhorn Dr.

Vista, CA 92081

Facility & weigh room maintenance, equipment set-up & break down, warm up & stretch, after school program coaching, assisting coaches as needed with various aspects of training & testing

Health & Fitness Training

Fallbrook Village Fitness/SIFT LLC

Erica Roberg Williams


1588 S. Mission Rd. Ste. 115

Fallbrook, CA 92028

Learn how to work with clients during their fitness session, fitness evaluations, marketing, administration

Outpatient Physical Therapy

Advanced Therapy Services, Inc.

Paolo Viejo


2648 Main St.

Chula Vista, CA 91911

Assist with administrative and supervised patient care, observation

Hematology & Oncology Doctor's Office

California Cancer Associates for Research & Excellance

Lauren Amick


161 Thunder Dr., Ste. 106

Vista, CA 92083

Clinical: room patients, take vitals, translate for patients and assist MD, nurses & nurse practitioner, medical records and back office assistant.

Doctor's Office

Tomas T. Araneta Jr., M.D.

Ana Amezcua


26960 Cherry Hills Blvd. #B Sun City, CA 92586

light office work, checking in patients, vitals

Physical Therapy

Fast Track Fitness & Physical Therapy

Lisa Golightly


39815 Alta Murrieta Dr., Ste. C-1, Murrieta, CA 92563

Will be shadowing and observing the Physical Therapist

Physical Therapy

North Coast Physical Therapy

Chris Flynn 760-729-7298

3633 Vista Way, Ste. 101, Oceanside, CA 92056

Help clean linens, clean tables

Fitness Center

Anytime Fitness

Russ Sportsman 951-695-2111

30520 Rancho California Rd., Temecula, CA 92592

Personal training, group fitness, marketing

Physical Therapy

The Rehab Group

Celeste Morley/951-894-4800

40680 California Oaks Rd., Ste. 2A, Murrieta, CA 92562

Shadowing Physical Therapist

Physical Therapy

Hoeck Physical Therapy Inc.

Laura M. 858-455-9391

9404 Genessee Ave., Ste. 310, La Jolla, CA 92037

Follow Dr. around, flow sheet, and check on patients

Physical Therapy

R.I.S.E. Physical Therapy

Chelsea Reid 858-755-5200

380 Stevens Ave., Ste. 314, Solana Beach, CA 92074

Showing patients exercises and stretches

Physical Therapy

Mangan Physical Therapy

Dan Mangan

40980 County Center Dr., Ste. 200, Temecula, CA 92591

Observe PTs and OTs in an outpatient setting.

Physical Therapy and Chiropratic

Zenergy Physical Therapy and Chiropractic

Dr. Matt/760-271-7233

910 Camino Del Mar, CA 92024

Organizing, Cleaning, Daily Operations of opening and closing, Paper work, Observing the clients exercise routines and adjustments.

Fitness and Wellness

Stretch U

Joe Horton

1651 Melrose St., #108

Students will be trained in one on one assisted stretching and will stretch people in a studio environment as well as at events around San Diego county.

Public Health

Riverside County Dept. of Public Health

Andrea Morey/951-358-5311

4065 County Circle Dr.

Public Health Intern-Community outreach and education on nutrition and physical activity

Physical Therapy

Advantage Rehab Solutions

John Clewis/760-945-3033

247 East Bobier Dr., Vista, CA 92084

Assisting physical therapist

Physical Therapy

California Orthopedic Institute

Francesca Barton 619-398-0855

7485 Mission Valley Rd., #104A San Diego, CA  92108

PT aide: assist physical therapists, apply modalities, supervise patients with exercises, keep area clean/organized.

Chiropractor, PT, Acupuncture, Massage, Nutrition, Sports Med., Psychology therapy

R.I.S.E. Wellness Center

Dr. Jose Candelario 619-479-7473

5030 Bonita Rd., Bonita, CA  91902

Assisting, observing and learning from the Physical Therapist or Chiropractor and their duties in the workplace.

Contract Research Organization


Celeste LaRosa 858-552-3400

10201 Wateridge Cir #100, San Diego, CA  92121

Clinical research project coordinator

Pediatric Audiology

Project Talk

Joan Hewitt/

2210 Encinitas Blvd. Ste. O, Encinitas, CA  92024-4376

Shadowing audiologists

Physical Therapy

Perpetual Motion Physical Therapy

Rey M. Mojares/951-595-1738/

2897 S. Old Town Front St., Ste. #201, Temecula, CA  92590

set up electrical stimulation/tens unites; use ultrasound machine; give patients hot or ice pack; manage workout equipment and machinery; show patients how to perform exercises.


The Spinal Connection

Dr. Kathryn J. Fox/

1940 Fifth Ave., Ste. 302, San DIego, CA  92101

Assit & observe Chiropractors, room prep, help patients with exercises & stretches, patient comfort (ice packs), traction set-up, rapid release therapy, learn about management & the business

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy Sports Institute

Dianne Smith 951-658-3121

1515 West Florida Ave., Ste. E. Hemet, CA  92545

Sit in on evaluations, weekly case studies, observe and help in treatment programs

Food Bank

Community Housing Works

Gricelda Vizcaino 760-432-6878 ext. 5510

1953 Dove. Lane Carlsbad, CA  92009

Food bank site: Volunteer to help load and unload donations, sort fresh and canned food, pack boxes of food, and clean.  Preschools site: clean, repaint & replant gardens. Main office- data entry, filing and other office tasks

Physical Therapy

ProActive Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine

Bill Kosik 760-444-0102

6070 Avenida Encinas, Carlsbad, CA  92011

Helping out the aides with their duties, observing the physical therapists during their appointments, and learning the basic principles of anatomy

Senior Fitness

Casa de las Campanas

Brittany Barnes, 858-592-7402

18655 West Bernardo Dr., San Diego, CA  92127

Lead fitness activities for Independent Living and Assisted Living residents. Provide individualized fitness program instruction. Participate in fitness and physical therapy programs as appropriate.

Personal Training Studio

Evolution X Fitness

Sharon Harvey 858-376-7418

10966 Via Frontera, San Diego, Ca  91297

observing trainers setting up and tear down stations

Fitness/Sports/Ergonomics Training


Alison Thietje 314-497-2790

12828 Stebick Ct., San Diego, CA  92130

proper body alignment for golf and daily activities

Physical Therapy, Training Center

B Project

Brad Jones, 760-929-9898

2205 Faraday Ave., Unit H Carlsbad, CA  92008

Oversee training techniques, Hands on with clients

Sports Performance Training

iCON Sports Alliance

Charles Dao 714-742-0603

38397 Innovation Court #104 Murrieta, CA  92563

Program design, observe methodologies, assist in every procedure