ERA Insights Blog / Allied Health Internship

by James Whaler, on 09/06/2021 1:35:18 PM

When is the best time to be thinking about your career? At what point do you begin preparing for your first role? How do you even start to become ‘career …

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Topics:Allied Health InternshipAllied Health ProgramCareers

by James Whaler, on 17/05/2021 11:33:26 AM

"Because ERA understood that we were physiotherapists, they were able to connect us to placements that were relevant to physiotherapy such as The Next Step, which focused on neurological conditions, …

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Topics:Allied Health InternshipESSAAllied Health ProgramPhysiotherapistPlacement

by Ben Lennard, on 10/05/2021 9:45:37 AM

"I have always had a passion for sport and exercise, but as a young and active teen, I definitely suffered my fair share of injury. It was these key life …

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Topics:Allied Health InternshipESSAAllied Health ProgramPhysiotherapist

by Simone Andrews, on 09/03/2021 11:29:56 AM

Placement hours, practice hours, ESSA hours - you have heard these terms around the classroom already, but what exactly are these hours? What do they mean to you? And how …

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Topics:Allied Health InternshipESSA

by Bryanna Sweres, on 22/02/2021 10:24:10 AM

As an AHA, having a sound understanding of what diversity means and involves will shape your practice when working with patients from varying backgrounds. While we need to be all …

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Topics:Allied Health Internship

by Bryanna Sweres, on 11/02/2021 8:43:46 AM

Both an AHA (Allied Health Assistant) and Physiotherapist Assistant will support and assist the work of an Allied Health Professional by undertaking a range of tasks - both clinical and …

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Topics:Allied Health Internship

by Bryanna Sweres, on 22/01/2021 9:09:08 AM

Australian life expectancy is increasing due to better access to high quality healthcare, improved sanitation, improved medical treatment and early recognition of conditions and diseases such as heart disease and …

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Topics:Allied Health Internship

by Bryanna Sweres, on 12/01/2021 12:01:22 PM

There are many different forms of rehabilitation including cardiovascular, metabolic, neurological, musculoskeletal and mental health. Musculoskeletal injuries can be categorised into 3 main groups, chronic musculoskeletal, sports related and postural …

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Topics:Allied Health Internship

by Simone Andrews, on 21/12/2020 9:00:00 AM

An accredited exercise physiologist (AEP) is an allied health professional who specialises in the benefit of exercise on the human body, both physically and mentally, with the goal of preventing …

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Topics:Allied Health Internship