Title Board-Certified Music Therapist
Position Title Board-Certified Music Therapist
Company Name Life in Harmony Music Therapy, LLC
Location West Salem, WI
Job Description
Our work environment includes:
Modern office setting
Growth opportunities
Wellness programs
On-the-job training
Company perks
Relaxed atmosphere
Lively atmosphere
Safe work environment
Regular social events
Life In Harmony LLC in West Salem, Wisconsin, is looking for highly motivated, organized, and independent Music Therapists (MT-BCs) for full-time employment.
The selected candidates will work in a team environment and independently to promote LIH’s mission; to serve others with passion and purpose in every beat. LIH utilizes the clinical application of Neurologic Music Therapy interventions to target person-centered treatment planning. LIH’s vision is to expand access to specialized services to individuals across the Driftless area. Thus, travel and transitions within the workday can be expected.
Primary responsibilities and duties of the full-time music therapy position include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Provide high-quality music therapy services that embody the core values of LIH (Quality, authenticity, integrity, growth) and those of the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA).
  • Independently transition between direct clinical work, assigned travel, administrative duties, and team-based tasks throughout the workday.
  • Develop and maintain person-centered treatment plans and client profiles to support ongoing services and streamline service delivery across all team members. A diverse repertoire is required for this position, especially in preferred music for children and adolescents.
  • Assess service outcomes using both musical and non-musical assessment tools to articulate progress.
  • Utilize appropriate resources, instruments, and therapeutic music exercises within each session to support each client’s interests, strengths, and treatment purpose.
  • Facilitate recurring individual and small group services to the primary caseload (typically weekly frequency). In addition, the music therapist will independently book reschedule visits, provide coverage as a sub-MT (when clinically appropriate), co-treat, attend team meetings, or be prepared for other team-based tasks.
  • Ethically report client progress, billing units, and other service information within a web-based client management system to support all services provided.
  • Demonstrate team cohesion through active collaboration, share ideas, assist in reschedules/scheduling needs, and work in an environment supportive of change and growth.
  • Coordinate with client care teams to foster a wraparound/team-based service delivery approach. This position includes attending service planning meetings and requires strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Attend supervision and professional development opportunities to support clinical and interpersonal skill development.
  • Music Therapist-Board Certified (MT-BC) Credential, NMT Preferred
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher
  • Valid drivers license with a good driving record
  • Reliable transportation
  • Caregiver Background Check
  • Three professional references
  • NMT Affiliate preferred – or new hire will complete the NMT training within 60 – 90 days of hire.
  • Wisconsin Music Therapist Registry (WMTR) preferred/new hire will complete the WI DSPS application process within 1 month of hire.
  • The ability to demonstrate knowledge and skills to meet the AMTA Professional Competencies, AMTA Scope of Practice, AMTA Code of Ethics, and the AMTA’s Standards of Clinical Practice is required.
  • A genuine desire to work with a diverse caseload is preferred, specifically, individuals with needs related to mental health, substance use, developmental delay/disability, and/or neurologic disease/injury. In addition, experience in the clinical application of music therapy to target the unique needs of children & teens is required.
  • Must be able to demonstrate service orientation, excellent time management skills (i.e., prioritization and self-motivation), strong clinical and musicianship skills with an expansive repertoire to meet youth interests, adaptability, and the genuine desire to grow. Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills are required.

Interested parties may contact hello@lihmt.com

Date Posted 12/23/2021