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Title West Allis, Mental Health
Position Title Experiential Therapist
Company Name Rogers Memorial Hospital
Location West Allis, Wisconsin
Job Description
Rogers Behavioral Health, a nationally recognized leader in behavioral health services, is seeking an Pool (As Needed) Experiential Therapist to join our team on the Day/PM Shift!

The Experiential Therapist develops, plans, implements, facilitates, directs and evaluates Experiential Therapy programming in all specialized treatment areas. He/she completes documentation.  In this role, you need to be knowledgeable, skillful and have abilities in a wide variety of expressive media. The Experiential Therapist will have a working knowledge of a psychosocial functioning of patient/resident groups as well as application of expressive activities within a psychiatric setting. These include, but are not limited to, adventure-based and environmental activities, sports, dance, group initiatives, arts/crafts, music, outdoor activities, art media, psychodrama, ropes and challenge course.

 

Based in Wisconsin, Rogers Behavioral Health is a private, not-for-profit provider of behavioral health services and is nationally recognized for its specialized psychiatry and addiction services. Anchored by Rogers Memorial Hospital in Oconomowoc, WI, Rogers offers evidence-based treatment for adults, children and adolescents with depression and mood disorders, eating disorders, addiction, obsessive-compulsive and anxiety disorders, and posttraumatic stress disorder. Rogers provides hospital and outpatient services in Brown Deer, Oconomowoc, and West Allis, Wisconsin, and outpatient services in Appleton, Madison, and Kenosha, Wisconsin, as well as Chicago, Minneapolis, Nashville, and Tampa. The System also includes Rogers Memorial Hospital Foundation, which supports patient care, programs, and research; and Rogers InHealth, an initiative that works to eliminate the stigma of mental health challenges. For more information, visit www.rogersbh.org.

Qualifications
The ideal candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree in art, music, dance, recreation or other therapies.  A Master’s Degree is preferred.  Certification through appropriate credentialing board is highly desired.

Valid driver license in the state of employment. May be required to have driving record approved by Rogers Memorial Hospital’s insurance carrier.

Contact

To apply please visit our Career Center on the website rogershospital.org and complete an online application

Date Posted 6/2/2018


Title Mequon, Hospice, Per Diem
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Allay Home and Hospice
Location Milwaukee/Ozaukee Counties
Job Description

Allay Home and Hospice is a locally owned Hospice committed to providing compassionate end of life care to the patients in the communities that we live in and serve.

Hospice Music Therapists assess the need for Music Therapy for our hospice patients, creating a Music Therapy Plan of Care and executing that Plan of Care by providing appropriate music therapy consultations and services. Our music therapist also consults and provides feedback with other members of the hospice Interdisciplinary Team to support the team’s overall approach and treatment of our patients.

This position is on a “per diem” or as needed basis so you have the opportunity to set your availability.

 

Benefits and Incentives: 
Mileage Reimbursement
401K with generous corporate match

Allay Home and Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Part-time

 

Qualifications

License:  Music Therapy
MT-BC; required, excellent communication skills and reliable transportation.
Hospice experience is a plus.

Date Posted 6/2/18


Title New Richmond, Hospital, part time
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Westfields Hospital
Location New Richmond, WI
Job Description

.8 FTE – approximately 32 hours a week – Located two days a week in New Richmond, WI and two days a week in Stillwater, MN

Main responsibilities: Performs music therapy services in a professional and compassionate manner utilizing music therapy techniques appropriate for the individual patient and for groups; documents each session in the patient’s electronic medical chart (EPIC); provides referrals for additional therapies when appropriate & necessary. Participates as an integral member of an interdisciplinary health care team. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Qualifications: Bachelors or Master’s Degree in music therapy from a college or university accredited by the American Music Therapy Association and has completed an internship. Current board certification from the Certification Board for Music Therapists or board certification is obtained within three months from date of hire. Prior experience providing music therapy in a hospital setting preferred.

Date Posted 6/2/18


Title Wausau, Hospice, part time
Company Name Aspirus Hospice House
Location Wausau, Wisconsin
Job Description
POSITION OVERVIEW
As a Music Therapist with Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice Service you will provide treatment services that are goal oriented and directed towards music therapy education services, and general music therapy services designed to meet the needs, competencies, capabilities, and interests of patients and their caregivers from adolescent, adult, and geriatric age groups. Some general duties will include:
  • Coordinate music therapy services that provide interventions either directly or through trained employees, paid or volunteers.
  • Complete music therapy assessment within five working days of team member’s request.
  • Develop a plan of care that includes diagnosis/problem area, interventions and goals in accordance with the needs of specific age groups in terms of their physical and motor development, psychosocial development and intellectual/language development within one working day of initial team staffing.
  • Provide treatment services, music educational services, and general music services.
  • Document patient’s response to interventions and treatment timely.
  • Plan and coordinates community outings.
  • Plan multi-therapy group activities.
  • Coordinate the Voices for Hospice bi-annual event.
  • Maintain confidentiality regarding ACCHS patients, families, and business.
  • Maintain professional appearance and manner.
  • Is comfortable with exposure to animals.
Qualifications
SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS
Our ideal candidate will possess the following skills:
  • Possesses certification by the Certification Board for Music Therapists (BMT) required.
  • At least one year of experience working in the field of music therapy is desired to enhance and develop skills, with experience in a clinical setting working with hospice and palliative patients beneficial.
  • Previous professional experience working with hospice, in-home care settings, working with people regarding death, dying, and bereavement, and/or working on a multidisciplinary team.
  • Possesses ability to cope with a work environment that deals with death, dying, and bereavement. Possesses skills necessary to be compassionate to those who are grief stricken and/or dealing with loss.
  • Possesses ability to effectively communicate in writing along with coordination skills.
  • Possesses ability to recruit and train staff and volunteers who are interested in providing music therapy services.
  • Is able to travel to patient/client homes to provide patient/client.
  • Possesses and maintains a valid Wisconsin Driver’s License required.
  • Possesses automobile liability insurance with minimum $100,000/$300,000 coverage required, or $300,000 combined single-limit liability.
EDUCATION
Candidates should possess one or more of the following:
  • Knowledge of music therapy standards and practices normally acquired through completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Therapy.
Contact

Apply on company site

Date Posted 6/2/18


Title Music Therapist (Verona)
Position Title Full Time Music Therapist
Company Name Rhapsody Arts Center
Location Verona, WI
Job Description

Rhapsody Arts Center is seeking a music therapist to serve clients in individual sessions at our center as well as run music therapy groups in local assisted living and memory care facilities.  Individual clients will include primarily children and some adults with disabilities as well as possible referrals of children with pain management, medical and emotional needs.  This position will also include adaptive lessons for students with disabilities.  This is a second music therapy position and will work with the current music therapist.

Position responsibilities
Music therapist
•       Assessing clients, writing treatment plans, conducting sessions and reporting client progress
•       Program marketing to recruit new clients
•       Providing invoicing information to office staff for billing
•       Private instrument instruction to students with special needs
•       Continuing services to area senior centers, senior homes, care centers and daycares
•       Expanding services to additional facilities and schools
•       High student retention expected
Instructor, private lessons
•       Voice, piano, guitar (as able)
•       Other beginning instruments as needed (for therapy clients, adaptive lessons)

Possibilities for Position growth
•       Expanding to additional senior centers and facilities
•       Other growth in line with candidate’s’ interests and skills

Starting date
Mid August 2018

Salary
$27,000-$30,000 with benefits

Hours
40 hours per week

Benefits
Contract for 1 year with annual review and salary negotiation
Holiday/vacation pay
Expense reimbursement and mileage
Health insurance stipend starting at full time

Qualifications

Board Certified Music Therapist
Experience in medical settings preferred

Contact

To apply, send a cover letter, resume and an example of documentation for a fictional client to nowhiring@rhapsodyarts.org

Date Posted 6/26/2018


Title Oconomowoc, Therapist, PRN/FTE
Position Title Experiential Therapist
Company Name Rogers Memorial Hospital
Location Oconomowoc, WI
Job Description

The Experiential Therapist develops, plans, implements, facilitates, directs and evaluates Experiential Therapy programming in all specialized treatment areas. He/she completes documentation.  In this role, you need to be knowledgeable, skillful and have abilities in a wide variety of expressive media. The Experiential Therapist will have a working knowledge of a psychosocial functioning of patient/resident groups as well as application of expressive activities within a psychiatric setting. These include, but are not limited to, adventure-based and environmental activities, sports, dance, group initiatives, arts/crafts, music, outdoor activities, art media, psychodrama, ropes and challenge course.

Qualifications

The ideal candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree in art, music, dance, recreation or other therapies.  A Master’s Degree is preferred.  Certification through appropriate credentialing board is highly desired.

Contact

To apply please visit our Career Center on the website rogershospital.org and complete an online application

EOE/MFDV

Date Posted 6/26/2018


Title Hospice, Part Time
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name HRC ManorCare Inc.
Location Madison, WI
Job Description

Share your love for Music and greatly impact the lives of our patients!

Heartland Hospice is growing and as a result we are looking for a Music Therapist on an a part-time basis to support our hospice patients in their homes. Our Music Therapists provide care to patients in their homes in the Madison and surrounding areas.

Qualifications

As a MT we are looking for someone with at least 1 year of work experience in a multidisciplinary setting. We also require knowledge of principles, concepts and methodology of alternative therapy appropriate for terminally ill clients. Excellent communication skills both verbal and written. Demonstrated ability to work well with a multidisciplinary team and the ability to develop and maintain rapport with the clients and families. Bachelor s degree in Music Therapy and Certified as a Board Music Therapist is required.

Contact

Please apply online.

https://jobs.hcr-manorcare.com/job/-/-/5346/8289621?AdCode=j2winde

Date Posted 7/14/18


Title Therapist, TERM appointment
Position Title Creative Arts Therapist
Company Name Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location Milwaukee
Job Description

This TERM NTE 2 Years position is located in the Community Engagement and Relations Division of the Milwaukee VA Medical Center. The employee will be providing recreation, music, or creative art therapy treatment programs to the medical center’s Extended Care Domiciliary, Building 43 and Adult Care Health Care programs.

  • Planning and carrying out music and recreation therapy activities for patients;
  • Evaluating the history, interests, aptitudes, and skills of the patients in order to develop appropriate individual treatment plan;
  • Developing treatment objectives and subsequent treatment plans and maintaining the flexibility necessary to adapt those plans to the patient’s emotional condition and/or physical limitations;
  • Coordinating a wide range of activities with various staff, service organizations, and volunteer and community groups in the development of appropriate activities to support patient treatment;
  • Ensuring that patient treatment objectives are consistent with his/her overall treatment process;
  • Developing treatment objectives and subsequent treatment plans and maintaining the flexibility necessary to adapt those plans to the patient’s emotional condition and/or physical limitations;
  • Documenting patient responses to treatment;
  • Reviewing the success of the initial treatment plan and determining intervention strategies based upon the assessment plan of care;
  • Revising treatment plans as needed to achieve expected outcomes;
  • Communicating assessment and treatment progress by attending interdisciplinary team staff meetings;
  • Responsible for the Vet Work Study Students, practicum students, and WOC students.
  • Utilizing various community resources in treating patients;
  • Entering scheduling data into the hospital computer system and updating it to reflect current status of patients;
Qualifications

Time-In-Grade Requirement: Applicants who are current Federal employees and have held a GS grade any time in the past 52 weeks must also meet time-in-grade requirements by the closing date of this announcement. For a GS-10 position you must have served 52 weeks at the GS-9. The grade may have been in any occupation, but must have been held in the Federal service. An SF-50 that shows your time-in-grade eligibility must be submitted with your application materials. Note: Time-In-Grade requirements also apply to former Federal employees applying for reinstatement as well as current employees applying for Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998 (VEOA) appointment.

BASIC EDUCATION REQUIREMENT:
Must possess a Bachelor’s or graduate/higher level degree in therapeutic recreation, art therapy, drama therapy, dance therapy, or music therapy (Transcripts Required).
OR
Must possess a Bachelor’s or graduate/higher level degree in a related field involving therapeutic emphasis or concentration that included at least 36 semester hours in therapeutic courses as described below (Transcripts Required):
a. 18 semester hours of therapeutic recreation courses; and
b. 18 semester hours that include a combination of abnormal psychology, physiology, human anatomy and development, disabilities and general recreation

In addition to the Basic Requirement, you must meet the grade level requirements below.
GS-10 Specialized Experience: You must possess at least 1 full year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-9 level that equipped you with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of this position. Specialized experience includes: Working with techniques and procedures recognized in Therapeutic Recreation/Creative Arts/Music Therapies professions. Developing, planning and implementing therapeutic treatment programs. Coordinating a wide range of activities with various staff, service organizations and community groups in the development of appropriate activities to support patient treatment. Assessing patients for recreational therapeutic needs. Evaluating and documenting patient progress in medical records.
OR
GS-10 Education: You must possess two and a half years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a Ph.D. degree or equivalent doctoral degree with a major field of study directly related to recreation therapy or in a creative arts therapy field (art therapy, dance therapy, music therapy, or psychodrama) or a major in an appropriate subject-matter field with therapeutic emphasis or concentration. (Transcripts Required)
OR
GS-10 Combination: You must possess a combination of graduate education and specialized experience as described. (Transcripts Required)

Contact

All applicants are encouraged to apply online. To apply for this position, you must complete the questionnaire and submit the documentation specified in the Required Documents section below. The complete application package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (ET) on 07/12/2018 to receive consideration. To preview the questionnaire click https://apply.usastaffing.gov/ViewQuestionnaire/10243728.

  1. To begin, click Apply Online to create a USA JOBS account or log in to your existing account. Follow the prompts to select your USA JOBS resume and/or other supporting documents and complete the occupational questionnaire.
  2. Click Submit My Answers to submit your application package.
Date Posted 6/28/2018


Title West Salem, full-time
Position Title Music Therapist (MT-BC)
Company Name Life in Harmony Music Therapy, LLC
Location West Salem, WI
Job Description
  • This is an employed position and is NOT a contract position. All hours worked are paid, all equipment is purchased by LIH, all overhead costs are LIH’s expenses, and you will have other perks of an employed position such as paid time off and a health care benefit.
  • It is expected that your regular caseload will grow to fill 75% – 80% of your scheduled time at work. This time will include sessions, driving, documentation, meetings, planning, etc. The additional 20 – 25% of your time will be used for substitute visits, additional admin tasks, shared cleaning tasks, and other team-based tasks, etc.
  • You must have reliable transportation to allow you to travel from LIH’s facility into the community for sessions. A good driving record is required to drive LIH’s company car and/or the Songbird Express (LIH’s mobile studio). Roughly 55% of our clients are seen in the community and 45% at our facility.
  • LIH serves a wide population of individuals but currently provides most services to individuals with developmental disabilities, mental health needs/at risk youth, and/or neurologic impairment/injury.
  • LIH is a growing private practice with diverse funding sources.
  • LIH has a mobile music therapy studio called The Songbird Express. Part of your job may involve driving this studio to rural communities to provide services on the bus (parked). Thus, a good driving record would be required to take on this responsibility.
  • This position requires documentation. You will have admin time built into your schedule to document sessions; however, accurate and effective documentation skills (such as dictation) are essential to keeping up with a growing caseload.
  • Application Deadline: 7/15/2018 or until the position is filled.
  • Start date: 7/17/2018 or 8/21/2018 (Negotiable if needed)
  • Location: Services are provided at LIH’s facility in West Salem, WI and in the community. The candidate does not need to live within the West Salem/La Crosse area as our service region is roughly 60 miles from our facility. Living in a surrounding community such as Black River Falls or Viroqua may be a great possibility.
  • Hours: One Full-time Position (40 hours per week); a second, part-time position may be opened by 9/1/2018 (TBC).
  • Salary/benefits/details: Hourly – set # of hours every week. Consistent hourly wage for all tasks (i.e. driving, admin, clinical, planning, etc.), private health insurance, mileage reimbursment, PTO for personal/sick needs, PTO for education/training & PTO for paid holidays, SEP IRA, access to instrument library and various supplies, instrument stipend, CMTE stipend, HPSO/liability insurance, work computer, work phone, professional supervision, access to a shared company car, a 2,000 square foot clinical space, office assistant/secretary, and being part of an innovative team!
Qualifications
  • Requirements: MT-BC credential (or within 2 weeks of hire), Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services License (WMTR), NMT (within 6 months of hire).
  • Experience: The ideal candidate will have a minimum of one year experience working as a Neurologic Music Therapist in the following populations: Developmental Disabilities (Birth – 3, 3- 18, 18+), Mental Health (5 – adult), At-Risk-Youth, and other acquired neurologic disorders or injuries (i.e. stroke, TBI, etc.)
Contact

If you would like to be considered for this position and have an opportunity to join our team, please complete the short job application found on our website under the “Contact Us” & “Opportunities” tab. The Indeed job posting serves as a way to advertise the job; however, you must go to LIH’s website to apply.

Date Posted 6/28/18


Title Platteville, Hospice, part-time
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name St. Croix Hospice
Location Platteville, WI
Job Description
  1. Provides direct music therapy according to directions of clinical supervisor / clinical director and in accordance with the plan of care.
  2. Assesses referral/patient for appropriate medical indication for services and performs assessment to determine effectiveness of therapy.
  3. Treats patient to relieve symptoms and provide psychological, psychosocial, physical, and spiritual comfort.
  4. Directs and aids patients through music therapy interventions to assist with alleviating symptoms of anxiety, agitation, restlessness, depression, pain, emotional distress (patient and family), spiritual distress, and social isolation.
  5. Assist patient with needs regarding relaxation, communication, family support, anticipatory grief (patient and family), and interest in life legacy/review interventions.
  6. Utilize interventions such as relaxation, imagery, lyric analysis, song writing, reminiscence, entrainment, life review, receptive listening, and life legacy projects.
  7. Observes and reports to the clinical supervisor or clinical director and the organization personnel the patient’s response to treatment and any changes in patient’s condition.
  8. Provides education and awareness to clinical team regarding appropriateness or contraindications for therapy treatment.
  9. Maintains necessary records; clinical notes, problem charting, coordination notes, which will be incorporated into the patient’s clinical record within 24-48 hours of session and modified as needed.
  10. Participates in interdisciplinary group and organization in-service education program as needed.
  11. Participates in the quality assessment performance improvement teams and activities as needed.
  12. Performs other duties as assigned.
Qualifications

1. Graduate of an accredited music therapy program with Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy. Meets personnel qualifications stated in §418.114(b).

2. Completion and passing of National Certification Exam (CBMT) credentials of MT-BC Music Therapy Board Certified preferred.

3. Possesses and maintains current CPR certification.

4. Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state/or organization requirements and is in good working order.

The above statements are only meant to be a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. The incumbents may be requested to perform job related tasks other than those stated in this description.

Contact

Apply for this job at:

https://minnesotajobs.com/apply-for-job/post_id/11250207

 

Date Posted 6/15/2018


Title Hospice, Wauwatosa
Position Title Home Care Music Therapist
Company Name VITAS Healthcare
Location Wauwatosa, Wi
Job Description
Home Care Music Therapist
VITAS Healthcare- Wauwatosa
414-257-2600
Why VITAS Healthcare and What Do They Offer Me?

VITAS Healthcare is the nation’s leading provider of end of life care. We provide our employees opportunities for professional growth, advancement and competitive benefits.

The Music Therapist plans, organizes, and directs medically prescribed music therapy activities as part of psychosocial and physical treatment of patients and their families to influence behavioral and psychological changes.

·       Develops treatment plan, using individualized needs assessment, depending on goal of therapy.

·       Instructs patients individually or in groups in prescribed instrumental or vocal music and music projective techniques such as guided imagery, progressive relaxation, or awareness of conscious feelings.

·       Studies and analyzes patients’ reactions to various experiences and adjusts care plan as needed.

·       Documents visits and other activities on VITAS documentation.

·       Participates in team meetings as requested.

Benefits Include

·       Competitive compensation

·       Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance

·       Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts

·       Life insurance

·       401(k) plan with numerous investment options and generous company match

·       Cancer and/or critical illness benefit

·       Tuition Reimbursement

·       Paid Time Off

·       Employee Assistance Program

·       Legal Insurance

·       Affinity Program

Date Posted 6.6.18


Title Waukesha County, MT-BC
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Music Therapy Services of Waukesha County, LLC
Location Hartland, WI & southeastern WI
Job Description

Music Therapy Services of Waukesha County, LLC is seeking a Board Certified Music Therapist for immediate hire. This position begins at 20 salaried hours a week and is expected to quickly build to full-time.

Working in community-based music therapy requires a strong sense of ethics and independence, proactive problem-solving skills, and a strong desire to work with clients and families to foster self-determination.

Clients include children and adults with autism and/or other developmental disabilities. Settings include clinic, schools, adult day programs, and client residences. Our current staff of 8 music therapists support each other to provide best practices and documentation procedures, with the client at the heart of our practice.
Viable candidates for this position will possess:

Qualifications

• Registration with the State of Wisconsin (if not registered, registration assistance will be provided)
• A valid driver’s license and dependable vehicle
• A strong desire to work in a variety of settings with a diverse client base
• Experience in providing music therapy services to those with autism and/or developmental disabilities
• Knowledge or experience with the Wisconsin Medicaid Waiver programs for children and adults (we are willing to teach as needed)

Contact

If you are looking for a unique experience in your music therapy practice and have a strong desire to make a difference for individuals in southeastern Wisconsin, please send a resume with references and a letter of interest to Nancy Dexter-Schabow at ndexschabow@hotmail.com. You may reach out for more information by phone or text to 414/651-0011.

Date Posted 5/29/2018


Title Music Therapist in Duluth
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Access Music Therapy, llc
Location Duluth, MN
Job Description

Access Music Therapy, llc is a creative arts center. Our main focus is on providing individual and group music therapy for children and adults in Superior, Wisconsin and Duluth, Minnesota. We have a strong focus on programs for children and adults with varying disabilities, mental health, seniors and early childhood. The Music Therapist in this position will be responsible for planning, organizing, and providing individual and group music therapy services in the community and in our clinic. Candidates will have principles, concepts, and methodology of music therapy appropriate for working with a variety of ages and diagnoses.

 

Qualifications

Candidates must have strong clinical and writing skills, experience facilitating music therapy groups and 1:1’s with children and teens. We are looking for a creative, enthusiastic, and motivated individual who has a passion for music therapy. Ideal candidates will be able to work both independently, as well as collaborate well with others. Candidates should be innovative and creative-minded, demonstrate strong organizational skills, be willing to work with a variety of populations and be comfortable being part of the creative process.

Hours will start at 20 per week with great potential for growth. Hours are variable during the Monday-Friday. Benefits include: Holiday pay, sick days, and a wellness program.

Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Music Therapy from an accredited institution; Music Therapist Board Certified credential (MT-BC). Candidates eligible to sit for the national board certification exam may apply. (Certification must occur within 2 month of hire date). Good driving record and reliable transportation a must.

Contact

Interested candidates please submit resumé, cover letter, and references in a pdf format to:
Jody Tucker, MA, MT-BC, NMT
Owner, Music Therapist
Access Music Therapy, llc
215 N. Central Ave.
Duluth, MN 55807
(218) 349-1792
jody@accessmusictherapy.com

Date Posted 5/12/18


Title Residency in Childcare Facility
Position Title Music Teaching Artist
Company Name VSA WISCONSIN
Location Northside of Madison
Job Description

VSA WISCONSIN is looking for a Teaching Artist (music and/or art) for a childcare center on the northside of Madison this July and August 2018.
There would be 2 classes back to back with ages 3 – 8 years old (approx. 14 children per class), 2x per week site.
We prefer one teacher taking both days but if you only want one of the days, that could work too.

Class #1 at 9:00am – 9:45am
Class #2 at 10am – 10:45am

Thursdays       July 26August 2August 9August 16August 23

Fridays July 27August 3August 10August 17 ,August 24

Contact

Please send resume and letter of interest to Program Director Gabrielle Javier-Cerulli at VSA Wisconsin

Email:   gabrielle@vsawis.org

Date Posted 5.28.2018


Title Music Therapist – Board Certified (Full-Time)
Position Title Music Therapist – Board Certified (Full-Time)
Company Name Helping Hands In Home Care, Inc www.hhinhomecare.com
Location Offices in Michigan City, Valparaiso, and Lake County, Indiana. Case load will primarily be in Lake County.
Job Description

We are seeking one highly motivated and dedicated individual to join our team to positively impact the lives of clients with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. As a music therapist with our company, you will be an integral part of your clients’ support teams including case managers, behavior therapists, guardians, and program directors. You will be responsible for assessing each client, developing treatment plans, meeting with clients on a regular basis, and addressing goals from client’s individualized support plans. One-on-one treatment may be provided in individuals’ homes, community workshops or the company’s main offices. Applicants must be organized and able to maintain appropriate client documents in accordance with state waiver regulations.

Salary: Based on experience, guaranteed paid 40-hour workweek regardless of caseload.
Start Date: Immediately
Benefits: The music therapist will be eligible for paid holidays, sick leave, health benefits (including vision and dental), and a mileage reimbursement program after his/her 90-day probationary period.

Qualifications

Applicant must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Therapy and board certification through CBMT (MT-BC credential). Previous experience preferred, but not required.

Contact

In addition to completing the online application, please email or fax your cover letter and resume to Noel Newport, MT-BC. Phone: (219) 879-7472 Fax: (219) 879-7473 nnewport@hhinhomecare.com

Date Posted 5/8/18


Title Milwaukee, Children’s Hospital, part-time
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
Location Milwaukee, WI
Job Description

The Music Therapist is recognized as a mental health professional and is responsible for planning and implementing therapeutic interventions for patients using formal programming. Interventions are designed specifically to assist children and families in coping with the stress and trauma often associated with a hospitalization. The Music Therapist provides ongoing assessment of child and family interventions and is an integral member of the interdisciplinary team, supporting the social and emotional well being of the child and family.

Primary area of responsibility will be working children/teens/families within the acute and critical care environment. Hours are TBD.

Expressive Therapies provides Bridge Services Programming to Ronald McDonald House-this role will include providing support to evening programming/once week at RMH (1800-2000). Additionally, support of Sunday evening programming is required as part of a standing team rotation (once every 5th Sunday; 1800-2000).

At Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, we believe kids deserve the best.

Children’s Hospital is a nationally recognized health system dedicated solely to the health and well-being of children. We provide primary care, specialty care, urgent care, emergency care, community health services, foster and adoption services, child and family counseling, child advocacy services and family resource centers. Our reputation draws patients and families from around the country.

We offer a wide variety of rewarding career opportunities and are seeking individuals dedicated to helping us achieve our vision of the healthiest kids in the country. If you want to work for an organization that makes a difference for children and families, and encourages you to be at your best every day, please apply today.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy. Board Certification (MT-BC) required within six months of employment.
Current CPR certification ‘ Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers through American Heart or American Red Cross is required.
A minimum of three to six months of experience with pediatric patients.
Demonstrated proficiency in verbal and written communication. This includes: assessment, evaluation and provision of accurate and timely handoff of child and family information with members of the healthcare team.
Analytical ability to observe behaviors and direct appropriate music therapy programming and interventions in support of the individual child/family.
Ability to position patients in the course of duties.

Contact

Apply on company site

Date Posted 6.2.18


Title Waterford, Hospice, Per Diem
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Allay Home and Hospice
Location Walworth/Waukesha Counties
Job Description

Allay Home and Hospice is a locally owned Hospice committed to providing compassionate end of life care to the patients in the communities that we live in and serve.

Hospice Music Therapists assess the need for Music Therapy for our hospice patients, creating a Music Therapy Plan of Care and executing that Plan of Care by providing appropriate music therapy consultations and services. Our music therapist also consults and provides feedback with other members of the hospice Interdisciplinary Team to support the team’s overall approach and treatment of our patients.

This position is on a “per diem” or as needed basis so you have the opportunity to set your availability.

Benefits and Incentives: 
Mileage Reimbursement
401K with generous corporate match

Allay Home and Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualifications

MT-BC; required, excellent communication skills and reliable transportation.
Hospice experience is a plus.

Date Posted 6.2.18


Title Eau Claire, Hospice, Per Diem
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name HCR ManorCare Inc.
Location Eau Claire, WI
Job Description

HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy. Demonstrate problem solving and decision making abilities. Knowledge of principles, concepts and methodology of alternative therapy appropriate for terminally ill clients. Excellent communication skills both verbal and written. Demonstrated ability to work well with a multidisciplinary team. Ability to develop and maintain rapport with the client and family. In return for your expertise, you’ll enjoy excellent training, industry-leading benefits and unlimited opportunities to learn and grow. Be a part of the team leading the nation in healthcare.

Qualifications

Music Therapist ‘ Registered and Board Certified in appropriate state
At least one year or more work experience in music therapy in a multidisciplinary setting is preferred.

Date Posted 6.2.18


Title Wis. Rapids, Part Time, youth mental health
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Northwest Journey
Location Wisconsin Rapids, WI
Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Plan, conduct, document and develop therapy group sessions as required by certification, funding source and program standards for children/adolescents with Mental Health disorders.
  • Develop therapy programming and conduct group sessions that meet the individual client needs and overall needs of the program
  • Modify mental health groups to meet the age and developmental needs of the clientele.
  • Understand and implement individualized treatment plans. Effectively communicate with team members about treatment plans and strategies.
  • Provide supervision and treatment of clients in accordance with least restrictive treatment measures
  • Provide information to the clinical team for use in clinical staffing/discussions. Work as a treatment team member in delivering service to the clients.
  • Maintain an understanding of mental health concepts, psychotropic medications, and client symptomology which allows for identification of client needs, implementation of the treatment plan and provision of quality mental health services.
  • Complete mental health interventions as is necessary and appropriate.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Program Coordinator or Director/Deputy Director of Day Treatment and Clinical Services.

This position is part time. One day per week, 6-8 hours.

Qualifications

Education and/or Experience in your specific area.
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  • Have at least a bachelor’s degree in Recreational Therapy
  • Licensed/Certified as a Music Therapist by the state of Wisconsin.
  • Certified as an Art Therapist by the Art Therapy Credentials Board
  • Must qualify as an Occupational Therapist as defined by DHS 40.06 (4)(f):
  • Have a bachelor’s degree.Meet the requirements of an Occupational Therapist as defined in DHS 105.28 (1)
  • One year of educational or work experience serving children with mental health disorders

Other Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written formats.
  • Have demonstrated positive and proactive problem solving skills.
  • Ability to receive and implement feedback. Ability to learn and adapt.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team. Ability to be self-directed.
  • Ability to generate and maintain a variety of documents — through either proficient use of basic Microsoft Office tools/computer programs and/or dictation.

Physical Demands / Work Environment

  • May perform or aid in the performance of safety measures that involve physical intervention with clients when necessary and/or appropriate.
  • Work in office areas and throughout the facility.

Experience:

  • working with children/adolescence in mental health: 1 year
Date Posted 6.2.18


Title Badger Hospice, Brookfield
Position Title Part-time MT
Company Name Badger Hospice
Location Milwaukee & Waukesha Counties
Job Description

Badger Hospice is currently looking for a part time music therapist to provide music therapy services to our hospice patients who currently reside within Milwaukee and Waukesha Counties on an as need basis.   It would be an hourly, paid position.

Contact

Julie Northern

Executive Director

Badger Hospice, LLC

125 North Executive Drive, Ste., 100

Brookfield, WI 53005

Office: 262-222-1012

Fax: 262-290-2824

Cellular: 414-242-8866

Julie@badgerhospice.org

Date Posted 2/7/18