Internship at Siam Rehab

Do you want to learn more about what it is like working in a primary addiction treatment centre as well as having an adventure while learning? Then maybe an internship at Siam Rehab is right for you.

Internship Overview

Internships at Siam Rehab are varied and exciting, you will not only get to gain experience and confidence working in a primary addiction treatment facility you will also have a great time and adventure while doing it. The staff and clients at Siam Rehab are an array of cultures and backgrounds and come from all over the world.
At Siam Rehab interns are part of the therapeutic team and get to work within the team environment. You will need to attend team meetings, conduct handovers, report on your observations and add insight into clients that you may have.


  • Studying Psychology, Social Work or Counselling or studying and working towards an addiction counsellor certification
  • Willingness to learn
  • Strong boundaries
  • An example to others
  • Excellent English communication skills
  • Willing to work 5 days a week on rotating shifts Days & Afternoons


Duties can include but are not limited to:

  • Observing group therapy sessions
  • General administration duties
  • Doing client admissions and bag search
  • Writing reports about your shift
  • Pick up and drop off clients at airport
  • Participate in activities
  • Guiding clients on assignment work in a one-to-one setting
  • Being the eyes and ears for the counsellors
  • Being staff member on call during some evening shifts
  • Research and develop new group therapy sessions
  • Assisting on group outings and excursions
  • Accompanying clients on hospital visits, visa extensions, etc.

What We Offer

  • Long stay visa in Thailand
  • Accommodations
  • All meals when on site
  • Transportation to and from the centre
  • Supervision from a senior counsellor
  • A change to learn the inner workings of a primary addiction treatment centre
  • All activities are paid for
  • An life changing cultural experience living and working in Thailand
  • Plenty of free time to explore this amazing part of the world.


Internships are offered on an individual bases solely on your personal merits and enthusiasm. Internships are not paid positions at Siam Rehab, your visa will be on an educational basis. Some interns do move up Support Worker which is a paid position at Siam Rehab.
If you think an internship at Siam Rehab is a good fit for you please get in contact at

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