TAI: “Top Volunteer Abroad Program of 2022”

Therapy Adventures International (TAI), a non-profit organization that brings pediatric therapies to underserved communities in Latin America, has been recognized by GoOverseas.com as one of the top volunteer abroad providers, earning especially high marks in the “Value” and “Fun” categories. Idar Lamo, Director of International Partnerships at TAI, expressed his gratitude for the recognition. “We are honored to be named …

Therapy Adventures Expands to Ecuador and Honduras

Therapy Adventures International (TAI), a nonprofit organization based in Chicago, is expanding its mission to bring pediatric therapies to underserved communities in Latin America by launching two new locations this summer. The new programs will be located in Honduras and Ecuador, two countries where access to pediatric therapy services is limited. Idar Lamo, Director of International Partnerships at TAI, is …

Therapy Adventures flooded with interest from OT capstone students and doctoral programs

When Therapy Adventures started its mission of bringing life-changing pediatric therapies to underserved communities outside the U.S., the initial focus was on sending long-term volunteers and arranging 1-week-trips for undergraduate students. “However, based on overwhelming demand, we quickly started adding clinical education opportunities for graduate students in the fields of speech pathology, occupational therapy, and physical therapy,” says Quinn, one …

5 Benefits of Doing Therapy Abroad

As a therapist in training or someone who is already a licensed professional, you may not be scouring the internet for opportunities to do therapy abroad. After all, you’re planning on treating clients in the United States, so you want to focus your training there. However, even if you never plan on moving to another country, there are still significant …

Must Have Items for your Therapy Trip Abroad

How to Pack For Your TA Trip Abroad You’ve booked your trip with Therapy Adventures and you have everything in order: your flights are booked, your itinerary is set, but there’s one problem… What in the world do I pack? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Below we provided the ultimate list of must-have items so you can make the …