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Capital Music Therapy Services, LLC

Hiring Announcement
Position Title: Clinical Music Therapist

Reports To: CEO

Summary of the Opportunity:

Capital Music Therapy Services, LLC ( is a hard working, innovative, and fast-growing private practice located in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Our mission is to help all people reach their full potential with the amazing and transformative assistance of music therapy. Our team is passionate about achieving this mission and dedicated to offering world-class services to our local community. We are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced individual to join us. This position is full-time with benefits starting as soon as possible. The deadline for application submission is Friday, March 15th, 2017.
Summary of Responsibilities:

The clients on this caseload are a true mix. It is currently comprised of school-based IEP music therapy, clinic-based music therapy (primarily to children with various disabilities), community-based groups for typically developing children between the ages of 0-4, and older adults in assisted living facilities. This position requires the flexibility and eagerness to serve all people, especially those with disabilities. Not all people in our community have the ability to come see us in our clinic spaces. Therefore, applicants must be willing to drive all around the greater Washington D.C. metropolitan area as needed in our efforts to help all people access music therapy (although the bulk of this caseload is located in Northern Virginia). This position offers a unique opportunity to collaborate and work with a highly talented team of music therapists in a fast-paced environment. This position is also responsible for attending weekly meetings, clinical supervision, professional development, marketing events, and other duties as assigned.
Key Duties:

Manage all aspects of delivering exceptional services to a mixed caseload of home, clinic, and facility-based individual and group clients.

Develop and facilitate professional development training to our staff on a rotational basis.

Collaborate with team members on various research and development projects.

Collaborate with team members in program planning and service delivery.


Applicant must be a current board-certified music therapist with reliable transportation and adequate automobile insurance. We are looking for an individual who is EXTREMELY passionate about music therapy! If you possess a strong passion for music therapy and are willing to make a significant contribution to an exciting and ever-growing music therapy team, then we would like to invite you take advantage of this opportunity and apply.
The $0 Cost of Being a Music Therapist Compensation and Benefits Plan: 

Our innovative $0 Cost of Being a Music Therapist Compensation and Benefits Plan aims to decrease the out-of-pocket expenses that most music therapists regularly incur to as close to $0 per year as possible. This way the compensation that our team members receive for their service and time is a true blessing of profitability as fruits for their labor. Details include:

$52,400/year in monetary compensation (base salary of $50,000/year + $200/month mileage reimbursement).

Health insurance after 90 days of employment

Up to 15 days of accrued paid time off per year

8 additional paid time off holidays per year:

New Year’s Day

Memorial Day (3 day weekend)

Independence Day

Labor Day (3 day weekend)

Thanksgiving Day & Friday

Christmas Eve & Day

Annual raise opportunity based on job performance

Provision of a personal instrument set plus access to the company collection

Weekly professional development meeting

Weekly clinical supervision

Access to the company’s expansive research and resource library (Over 4,000 full text articles and many books)

Deferred Compensation Available After 1st Year Anniversary:

Matching IRA contributions up to 3% of base salary

Paid registration and hotel for 1 music therapy conference per year

Paid CBMT fees and AMTA membership dues

Next Steps:

Interested applicants should email their resume along with a list of references to and then fill out the online application form by clicking here.. Any additional questions can be directed to Josh Schrader at or 301-785-3596.

National Intrepid Center of Excellence at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD.

Job Title: Board Certified Music Therapist
Contractor: The Writers Center, on behalf of The National Endowment for theArts
Application: Application letter, CV, and two letters of recommendation by email to
Subject Line: NEA Military Healing Arts
Partnership: Music Therapist
Applications will be accepted from Wednesday June 15, 2016 – Friday July 15, 2016.
RANGE: Competitive salary based on education, training, and experience.
CONTRACT PERIOD: Initial contract September 01, 2016- December 31, 2017 with potential for renewal.
LOCATION: National Intrepid Center of Excellence at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD. Duties related to this position will be largely performed in the National Capital Region.
WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED: United States Citizens
About the Position: Contractor carries full professional responsibility for clinical and administrative work in the music therapy program at the National Intrepid Center of Excellence at Walter Reed Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. Working collaboratively with other members of the Partnership (Creative Arts Therapists, program evaluators and researchers), contractor will design and deliver exemplary music therapy services and adhere to the Policies of the Military Treatment Facility.
This is an independent contract and does not provide employee benefits. Taxes, health care, and liability insurance are the sole responsibility of the contracted incumbent.

Home Care Music Therapist

Home Care Music Therapist

Job ID 2016-46422
Location Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida
Min. Exp.(Yrs) 2
Category Allied Health
State Florida Zip Code 33309
Position open 3-28-16

Overview: VITAS® Healthcare, a pioneer and leader in the hospice movement since 1978, is the nation’s leading provider of end-of-life care. Headquartered in Miami, Florida, VITAS (pronounced VEE-tahs) operates 47 hospice programs in 16 states and the District of Columbia. (Alabama, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin). VITAS employs 11,788 professionals who care for terminally ill patients daily, primarily in the patients’ homes, but also in the company’s 34 inpatient hospice units as well as in hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living communities/residential care facilities for the elderly. VITAS served more than 78,000 patients throughout all of 2014. The name, VITAS (pronounced VEE-tahs), is derived from the Latin word for lives. It symbolizes the VITAS mission: To preserve the quality of life for those who have a limited time to live.

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.

Qualifications: Qualified candidates will possess a minimum of two (2) years prior relevant experience in a healthcare setting. Hospice experience preferred. Board certification (MT-BC) by certification board for music therapists (CBMT).

Education: Bachelor’s degree in music therapy from an accredited institution approved

For more information about this position contact:

Thomas A. Dalton LMHC, MT-BC
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Board Certified Music Therapist
Music Therapy Internship Director
VITAS Healthcare, Broward


Apply online at:

Music Therapy Instructor (Temporary Full-Time)

Job Description: Will teach undergraduate music therapy and related music courses, co-ordinate and supervise undergraduate music therapy clinical students, and perform other duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications: Holds board certification in music therapy (MT-BC). Holds a master’s degree in music therapy or related area, with a minimum of 12 semester hours or the equivalent of graduate credits in music therapy beyond the undergraduate equivalency requirements.

Has at least three years of full-time clinical experience in music therapy or its equivalent in part-time work. Demonstrates the following: mastery of all professional level and applicable advanced competencies in music therapy; effectiveness as a music therapy clinician in at least one area of practice; the ability to teach and clinically supervise undergraduate students; and the ability to organize and administer an undergraduate music therapy program. Has experience working with diverse populations. Successful performance in an on-campus interview and teaching demonstration.
Preferred Qualifications: Has experience with music technology in music therapy. Demonstrates ability to recruit students to profession/major.

Participation in professional organization at state, regional or national level. Excellent guitar skills.
Link to Job Post:

Denver opening 

Metro Music Therapy, Inc. has an opening for a music therapist starting immediately. A Master’s degree is required for this position. This is an established caseload and is full-time status.

MMT, Inc. is a private practice agency serving clients in the metro Denver and surrounding areas. Requirements for this position: Master’s degree in music therapy, board certification within 3 months of hire and NMT within 1 year of hire. Clients are seen in the community and extensive driving is required. Clients are seen Monday-Friday.


This position will primarily serve individuals and 3 groups. The caseload primarily consists of children with autism, cerebral palsy and DD. The candidate should have experience dealing with children with behavioral problems.


The therapist will be an employee of MMT, Inc. and paid on a per/client-contact rate. You will be reimbursed for mileage and eligible for PTO. Full-time employees are also eligible for medical insurance and other benefits.


Please submit a resume, 3 reference contacts and any questions via email.



Lori Sanders, MM, MT-BC, NMT

President, MMT, Inc.