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Music Therapist- Full-Time

Company: Haven Behavioral Healthcare
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Music TherapistSchedule: Full-TimeOffering Hope, Health and Healing Haven Behavioral Hospital of Albuquerque is seeking caring and compassionate people to join our team of devoted healthcare professionals. About Haven of AlbuquerqueHaven Behavioral Hospital of Albuquerque is a 48-bed licensed, acute care behavioral hospital that provides a safe, nurturing environment for the treatment of complex mental health issues. We offer innovative, customized treatment in both inpatient and outpatient programs, customizing our care based on your individual needs and preferences. Our compassionate, expert treatment is designed to help our patients move past their illness and take back control of their life. Haven provides both intensive inpatient and outpatient therapies that address a wide range of mental health conditions and mood disorders. Our expert, customized treatment strategies offer relief from the debilitating symptoms of mental health conditions including depression, anxiety, borderline personality disorder, PTSD, ADHD, bipolar disorder, psychosis, and schizophrenia. Why Haven of AlbuquerqueA small family like environment where focus is on patient outcomes Dedicated, passionate leaders who are hands-on and accessible. The opportunity to make a difference in our patients lives every day. POSITION SUMMARY: * Provide group therapeutic activities for assigned patients as scheduled. * Assess patient needs and facilitate activities that are appropriate to age, development, needs and interests of the patients served. * Document group sessions in the medical record per hospital requirements. * Provide services as a member of the multidisciplinary team and as directed by the attending physician, the Director of Social Services or Activity Therapy Coordinator and the patient's treatment plan. * Communicate with nursing staff any changes in a patient's status, including medical or behavioral. * Interact with patients, family members, external entities and internal staff professionally and respectfully. * Work collaboratively with all treatment team members to create a treatment environment that supports the hospital's mission to provide exemplary patient care and customer service. * Act to preserve patient and family dignity and safety. * Documentation for medical records and reports are timely, legible, thorough, and in required format. * Document as required including assessments, treatment plans, and group notes. * Update and revise treatment plan as assigned and per policy. * Ability to effectively listen, process received information, and express ideas verbally and in writing. * Ability to initiate action, takes personal responsibility, suggest improvements, and solve problems within scope of job without being asked. * Ability to understand and comply with government regulations, regulatory standards and hospital policies. * Ability to record, report, and maintain confidentiality of information and respond to requests for information. * Ability to get assigned work done in an acceptable manner, in the time allotted, with minimal prompting or reminders. EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree in Art, Music, Therapeutic Recreation, or related discipline. Licensure or certification as required by accreditation or certification body specific to the individual's discipline. EXPERIENCE: Comfortable with facilitating groups of 2-25 participants. Three years clinical experience in a psychiatric setting, with one year's experience applying activity therapy methods and techniques preferred. Preference given to applicants with CTRS credentialsIn accordance with the New Mexico Department of Health order dated August 17, 2021 requiring hospital workers to be fully vaccinated and as mandated by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) all employees and contractors of Haven Behavioral Hospital of Albuquerque are required to obtain the COVID-19 Vaccine or receive approval for an exception prior to date of hire. Haven Behavioral Healthcare is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce. PDN-993554cf-1659-42d4-9efc-205575ba1ad0

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