|Title||Music Therapist, Hospice, PT, Fond du Lac|
|Position Title||Music Therapist|
|Company Name||Hometown Hospice and Homecare|
|Location||Fond du Lac, WI|
Come join our Hospice Team in providing services to our community!
Consistently treat the emotional, spiritual, cognitive, social and physical needs of the patients. Working with the elderly patients’ quality of life by alleviating physiological, psychological, social and spiritual distress, and improving comfort. Music therapy is used to:
Music therapists who specialize in hospice and palliative care may advance their knowledge and clinical skills with continuing education courses.
Experience: Working with patients at their end of life in nursing homes, residential facilities, assisted living facilities or residents homes.
Evaluate an individual’s needs and musical preferences in addition to his/her cultural background and spiritual beliefs. Patients are engaged in a therapeutic process that speaks to their unique needs and preferences. They may benefit from actively engaging in music therapy interventions such as song-writing, singing, music-making, improvisation, making musical choices or moving to music. Patients may also benefit by receiving the music through active music listening, music focused relaxation, music and imagery or live music entertainment. Music therapy provides actively dying patients and their families with music that supports a peaceful death.
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Job Types: Part-time, Contract
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