Music Therapists


Plan, organize, or direct medically prescribed music therapy activities designed to positively influence patients' psychological or behavioral status.
Also called: Board Certified Music Therapist, Clinician, Music Therapist

Knowledge:

    Health
  • therapy and counseling
  • medicine and dentistry
    Math and Science
  • psychology
  • sociology and anthropology
    Arts and Humanities
  • music, dance, visual arts, drama, or sculpture
  • English language
    Business
  • customer service

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
  • reading work related information
    Social
  • understanding people's reactions
  • looking for ways to help people
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it

Abilites:

    Verbal
  • communicate by speaking
  • listen and understand what people say
    Ideas and Logic
  • come up with lots of ideas
  • create new and original ideas
    Attention
  • pay attention to something without being distracted
  • do two or more things at the same time
    Hearing and Speech
  • recognize spoken words

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include helping people, teaching, and talking.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Concern for Others
  • Integrity
  • Dependability
  • Cooperation
  • Adaptability/Flexibility
  • Self Control

Technology:

    Music or sound editing software
  • Avid Technology Pro Tools
  • Musical instrument digital interface MIDI software
    Medical software
  • Electronic health record EHR software
    Electronic mail software
  • Email software

Education:

    bachelor's degree
    master's degree
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