Position Summer/Essential Duties:
Assess, develop, implement and evaluate Music Therapy
Interventions to address the age-specific psychosocial and physiological
needs of hospitalized adults and their families
Plan and implement music therapy groups for inpatients/outpatients/staff
Mentor practicum students/volunteers as appropriate
Professional growth, information sharing and
Create and implement innovative ways to expand
visibility, research, accountability in the music therapy profession.
Bachelors or Masters in Music Therapy (pending
completion of internship)
Member Student American Music Therapy Association
Required Credentials, License and/or
Completion of Bachelors or Masters course work for
music therapy from an AMTA approved college or university.
Experience & Knowledge:
Demonstrate competence with a variety of musical
instruments and skills, i.e., transposition, improvisation, song writing,
instrumental/vocal arranging, Orff, Dalcroze, Eurhythmics, drumming, and
adapting instruments and therapeutic music interventions to a variety of
culturally, ethically, racially diverse, medically, developmentally and
physiologically impaired patients.
Knowledge of research design and methodology, patient
assessment and evaluation techniques. Strong interest in
multi-disciplinary team approach.
Completion of a minimum of 100 hours of music therapy
Special Skills & Equipment
PC (Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint), office
equipment, clinical equipment
Excellent analytical, problem solving and
Excellent oral and written communication skills.