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Title Experiential Therapist at Rogers Memorial Hospital
Position Title Experiential Therapist
Company Name Rogers Memorial Hospital
Location Appleton, WI
Job Description

Rogers Memorial Hospital– Appleton is seeking a full-time Experiential Therapist for a variety of programs at our new clinic in the Fox Valley.

Bring your expertise in art, music, sport, and recreation therapy as Rogers expands PTSD, Eating Disorder, Depression/Anxiety, and Obsessive-compulsive treatment services to Appleton, WI! Develop and facilitate experiential therapy programming in areas including but not limited to art, music, sport, dance, etc. Tailor and apply experiential therapy techniques to patient groups and educate them on the benefit of such activities. ETs will encourage participation in such activities and document patient expressions through such forms. Our ETs will be a continuous advocate for our patients and uphold the best standards of care at all times.

Rogers Memorial Hospital is a non-profit comprehensive behavioral health hospital, offering in-patient, day and residential treatment for children, teens and adults with OCD & anxiety disorders, eating disorders, depression and mood disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder and addiction. For more information visit our website at rogershospital.org

Qualifications

-A Bachelor’s degree in art, music, dance, recreation, or other therapies is required. A Master’s degree in these areas is preferred.
-Certification/registration through appropriate credentialing board is desired.
-Minimum 2 years of experience working in a clinical setting is preferred.
-Previous psychiatric experience with children, adolescents, or adults will heavily be sought-after in the selection process.

Contact

If you are passionate about working with the mental health patient population, then apply now as Rogers expands an already stellar reputation to another region!

Apply On-line

Date Posted 05/11/15


Title Music Therapist at AccessAbilities, Inc.
Position Title Board Certified Music Therapist
Company Name AccessAbilities, Inc.
Location Northwest Indiana (Merrillville, IN) and Indianapolis, Indiana
Job Description

NOTE- We have positions open in our Northwest Indiana Office (Merillville, IN), and Indianapolis, IN Office.   The position in Indianapolis is part time (but will quickly build to full-time), while the position in Merrillville (Northwest Indiana) is full-time.

AccessAbilities, Inc. is seeking board-certified music therapists to provide services to clients with developmental disabilities to address their communication, physical, cognitive (i.e. including educational/academic), and social needs.

The music therapist will provide services through the Medicaid Waiver program to individuals with developmental disabilities. Music therapy services will be provided in a one-on-one setting. The therapist will also have the opportunity to be a part of the development of new programs for individuals with developmental disabilities. The Music Therapist is directly responsible to the Music Therapy Supervisor and/or the Executive Director.

Qualifications

-Board Certified Music Therapist
-Bachelor’s/Master’s in Music Therapy
-One or more years of clinical experience
-Knowledge/Understanding of the developmentally disabled population
-Ability to perform independently
-Strong organization and communication skills
-Be able to pass a criminal background check

Contact

Please send cover letter and resume to sarah@accessabilitiesinc.com

Date Posted 05/11/15


Title Music Therapist at Generations Home and Hospice
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Generations Home and Hospice
Location Fon du Lac, WI
Job Description

Job Purpose: Restores health and promotes personal growth by proving music therapies; planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting treatments.

Duties: Assesses patient condition by taking patient history, including development, abilities, personality, interests, concerns, conflicts, strengths, weaknesses, and social, emotional, cognitive, and physical problems; observing patient; interpreting findings; diagnosing problems and causes; Develops treatment plans by analyzing treatment options, including singing, rhythmic movement, improvisation, playing instruments, etc.; defining goals; identifying likely obstacles; outlining steps to achieve goals; Implements treatments by building relationship with patient; engaging patient in therapies; examining and interpreting patient’s responses to therapies, including thoughts, feelings, actions, and interactions, as well as life choices, desires, self-acceptance, behaviors, and growth in relationships; exploring new emotional, cognitive, and behavioral responses; Evaluates changes by observing, noting, and evaluating patient’s progress; analyzing patient’s insights and growth; making treatment adjustments and modifications; Documents patient services by charting in records; Maintains patient confidence and protects organization reputation by keeping information confidential; Maintains safe treatment environment by complying with procedures, rules, regulations, and laws; Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations; Enhances clinic reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Qualifications

Psychosocial Therapy, Discretion, Emotional Control, Patience, Professionalism, Creativity, Judgment, Verbal Communication, Listening, Customer Focus, Job Knowledge

Contact

Apply on-line

Date Posted 05/11/15


Title Music Therapist at Music Therapy Services of Central Wisconsin
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Music Therapy Services of Central Wisconsin
Location Wausau, WI and Surrounding Areas
Job Description

Music Therapy Services of Central Wisconsin, LLC is looking for a full-time and part-time board certified music therapist to provide quality music therapy services to Wausau and the surrounding areas.  We are a growing private music therapy agency providing services to schools, hospitals, nursing homes, and home-based settings.

Qualifications

Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in music therapy and have passed the board certification exam. Applicants must also have excellent organizational skills, be skilled at using music to address functional outcomes, have strong improvisational skills, and be diverse in their knowledge of populations and treatment strategies.  Neurologic Music Therapy trained therapists are preferred, but therapists who are interested in receiving the training within one year of employment will be considered.

Contact

Please send resume to:

Richelle Kroening MT-BC, WMTR
Music Therapy Services of Central Wisconsin
P.O. Box 86, Mosinee, WI  54455-0086
or email torichelle@mtscw.com

Date Posted 05/11/15


Title Music Therapist at Rhapsody Arts Center
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Rhapsody Arts Center
Location Verona, WI
Job Description

Plan, organize, and direct music therapy services to address the physical, psychological, cognitive and social needs of individuals and groups. Develop treatment plans and execute desired goals and objectives for individual clients. Maintain current contracts with local facilities as well as establishing new contracts with local facilities. This includes daycare facilities. Be responsible for teaching on site classes as part of our Group Lesson Weeks.

Population: Nursing home groups with a focus on memory care, assisted living, rehabilitation, Private music therapy and adaptive music lesson clients include adults and Daycare centers and mental health children on the autism spectrum, Down’s syndrome, developmental disabilities, and behavior management

Hours: Part Time (60%) with the option to become Full Time after 3 months

Compensation: Salary, commensurate with experience.

Start Date: May/June 2015

Qualifications

Graduate of an approved college music therapy program. MT-BC designation (or eligibility to obtain certification within 6 months of  employment).  High level of musical proficiency in piano, voice, and guitar. Desire to provide compassionate care to diverse populations. Knowledge of early childhood music is preferred.

Contact

For more information or to submit a cover letter and resume contact:
Leo Van Asten at leo@rhapsodyarts.org

Date Posted 04/09/15


Title Music Therapist
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Private Contract
Location De Pere, WI
Job Description

Looking for a music therapist who is willing to work 1/2 hour per week with a 21 year old male with Autism in the De Pere or Green Bay area.

Qualifications

MT-BC

Contact

Please contact Maria St. Aubin at robandmaria@yahoo.com or by phone at 920-288-1544 with inquiries

Date Posted 04/09/15


Title Music Therapist at Milwaukee Center For Independence
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Milwaukee Center For Independence
Location Milwaukee, WI; Bay View, WI; West Allis, WI
Job Description

The Milwaukee Center for Independence (MCFI) is a nonprofit agency assisting individuals with special needs and other barriers to achievement, and their families, to better live and work in our community. Affiliates include New Health Services, MCFI Home Care, TLS Behavioral Health and the School for Early Development & Achievement. MCFI is a community resource with more than 50 programs and services for children, teens, adults and older adults.

This is a professional position performing all of the duties of a Clinical Music Therapist position. This position requires professional flexibility to support the consumer’s program needs. Additionally, this position serves as a clinical/therapeutic resource to other music therapists and client coordinators; performs responsibilities in assessing, developing, planning and coordinating music therapy habilitation and rehabilitation programming; implementing individual and small group therapy sessions.

This is a full-time, non-exempt, union position. The typical schedule will be Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. This position also requires the ability to work 1 evening event per month and 1 weekend event per quarter.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Assesses, plans, implements and coordinates individual/group music therapy sessions facilitating each person’s functional participation in these opportunities as indicated in their Individual Rehabilitation Plan and music therapy treatment plan. Responsible for providing direct music therapy, set up, and monitor programs and contracts. Collaborates with Inspire L.I.F.E. Services Director in planning, implementing and monitoring billable and contract music therapy services. Works cooperatively with the finance department as it relates to billing issues.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:  A Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy and Board Certification by CBMT (Certification Bd. of Music Therapists). Documented experience providing music therapy services to people with developmental, physical and mental health disabilities, TBI and/or older adults, or related applicable experiences transferable to the program. A personal vehicle and valid Wisconsin Driver’s License and insurance in conformity with agency limits are required.

Desired Qualifications: Experience developing innovative community-based programming with a diverse emphasis. Experience providing contract sites with Music Therapy Services. Promote community inclusion for persons with disabilities.

Physical Qualifications: On occasion must be able to push/pull/lift/move objects weighting at least 50 pounds or over 100 pounds. Must be able to safety push a person in a wheelchair on a level floor or on a wheelchair ramp in various weather conditions. Must be able to transfer a person from a wheelchair to the toilet, chair, or van/car with use of a gait belt.

Contact

Apply on-line

Date Posted 03/18/15