Empower new graduates


Embrace YOUR Journey

Raise the bar for mentorship in travel therapy


Create a source of accountability for the staffing industry for this niche clientele

Create a positive outlook on travel therapy amongst professors, tenured therapists, and facilities looking to bring on travelers.


Collaborate with new grad staffing agencies and recruiters to enhance the resources and opportunities available to new graduates who choose careers in travel therapy is happy to announce it's new affiliation with MedBridge! Through this affiliate program, therapists can receive more than a 40% discount to further their professional development while on the road. This is truly an amazing deal and something no new grad or traveler should be without!

New Grad Travel Therapy

Raising the Bar for Mentorship and Resources Available to New Graduates.

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Kaleigh has guest lectured about travel therapy at multiple schools & academic programs. Want your school to be next?

October 1, 2018

If you haven’t already, check out “Part One” of my post on travel healthcare housing in an RV!

Ease of Finding Housing

One of the hardest parts about working as a traveler is finding short term housing, because hardly anyone wants to rent short term. We experienced this...

September 29, 2018


Almost every current and prospective travel therapist I’ve talked to over the past few years has considered living in an RV or camper while on assignments. This is a natural consideration, since finding short term housing can be difficult and very expensive i...

September 27, 2018

Prior to beginning my 9th travel assignment (which happened to be in Marietta, OH), I thought that RV parks were for travelers who had their own RVs and 5th wheels.

Marietta is a college town and I assumed that finding housing would be no problem. Silly me! (Never assum...

September 25, 2018

Furnished Finder is a great FREE resource for traveling healthcare professionals!!!!

  • Unlike Airbnb – there is no booking fee or website fee for the traveler

  • So what’s the catch??? – landlords must pay to list each property on the site. It’s $99/year, per listin...

September 23, 2018

I’m ready to move in, but my apartment is not furnished!!!! Now what???

When it comes to furnishing your apartment, you have a few different options…

  1. Bring your own furniture from home. This will most likely require that you rent a U-Haul which you could hitch your v...

September 21, 2018

So, you’ve decided you don’t want to forfeit your entire housing stipend towards company-paid/corporate housing and you can’t secure an Airbnb for your next travel assignment. It’s time to find a short-term lease. Depending on the area, the availability of furnished ap...

September 19, 2018

Many travelers will elect to use Airbnb for their travel assignments. Airbnb is a safe and secure website where individuals rent their living spaces to other individuals. There are a variety of options including shared rooms, shared apartments, and entire apartments/ho...

September 17, 2018

There are several reasons a traveler may need to stay in a hotel, particularly during your first assignment.

  1. Limited time to find housing – I accepted my first contract and had to be there less than a week after I signed the contract. This meant getting all my paper...

September 15, 2018

At this point, your recruiter has probably already explained to you that the company’s housing department can set you up with company-paid housing. The type of housing will depend on the length of the contract. For contracts eight weeks or less in duration, this will c...

July 31, 2018

As a student, you may or may not have heard about productivity. When it comes to travel therapy, it’s important that you familiarize yourself with productivity and what that means. Yes, your recruiter should be able to explain this to you, however, they are likely not...

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About Me

My name is Kaleigh and I am a traveling physical therapist who started traveling after I graduated PT school. I feel that mentorship is incredibly important to new grads looking to start traveling. It has become my mission to help new grads launch a successful traveling career.

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