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Title Hospice MT
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Horizon Home Care and Hospice
Location Milwaukee, WI
Job Description

You became a music therapist to touch people’s lives and demonstrate the power of music. Those skills are never more important than during a human being’s end-of-life. By sharing your love of
music, you can create a positive hospice experience for our terminal patients and provide much-needed respite for their families.

Music Therapy is a recent enhancement that Horizon has added to our Hospice program.  This
position works full-time MondayFriday (8am-4:30pm or similar).

Responsibilities include:
Travel to patient homes, facilities, or hospital units to plan, organize, and direct medically
prescribed music therapy activities as part of mental and physical treatment to influence
behavioral and psychological well being.  Direct and participate in instrumental and vocal music
activities designed to meet patients’ physical or psychological needs, such as solo or group singing, rhythmic and other creative music activities, music listening, or attending concerts.  Instruct
patients individually or in groups in prescribed instrumental or vocal music and music projective techniques, such as guided imagery, progressive relaxation, awareness of conscious feelings.
Collaborate with other members of Hospice team in planning music activities in accordance with patients’ physical or psychological needs, capabilities, and interests.  Submit periodic reports to treatment team or physician to provide clinical data for evaluation. Document completely and accurately within 24 hours of each patient visit.  Clinical expertise and competency in the practice of standard precautions and Agency infection control practices.

Help bring quality of life to end of life.

Qualifications

Qualifications include Bachelor’s degree or higher in music therapy from a college or university program approved by the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) , State of WI Music Therapy license, and computer proficiency. Home care or hospice experience a huge plus!

Contact

Apply online at: http://jobs.horizonhch.com.

Or feel free to send resume to Christie Tews, Human Resource Coordinator – christie.tews@hhch.net.



Title Expressive Therapies
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Expressive Therapies
Location Appleton WI
Job Description

Expressive Therapies would like to add another member to our fabulous team to provide music therapy services. Services are centered on unique and individual needs of each patient according to their plan of care. We provide services in office, in home, school based, and in the community within both individual and group capacities. Expressive Therapies is located in Appleton Wisconsin and we serve North East Wisconsin.

Detailed Job Description – Music Therapist will:
•       Implement group and individual music therapy sessions.
•       Complete initial assessments and treatment plans as referred.
•       Create stimulating and developmentally & age appropriate individual and group sessions based on need(s) of clientele.
•       Attend interdisciplinary team meetings as needed.
•       Refer to other disciplines as needed/not practicing out of scope.
•       Complete required documentation in timely manner.

Qualifications

•       Bachelor’s Degree in Music Therapy
•       Board-Certified Music Therapist
•       Ideal Candidate will also have a Masters of Social Work or Counseling and be an LCSW or LPC along with MT-BC (but not a requirement)
•       Ideal Candidate will also be NMT trained or willing to become trained if hired.
•       Continued education in specialized areas of work for professional growth and development
•       Must have reliable transportation, driving required.
•       Must be a self-motivator, organized and able to work independently.
•       Proficient in voice, guitar, percussion and keyboard.
•       Proficient in word, excel, and Electronic Medical Record.
•       A strong communicator, flexible and a team player.

Contact

Contact sara@expressivetherapies.net with more questions.