The internship will primarily comprise of individual sessions with opportunities provided for group sessions within a 40-hour work week. A DMS music therapist will be present on site during each session led by the intern. In addition to sessions, the intern will be responsible for session planning, session notes, quarterly/annual paperwork, a case study on a client of interest, and a legacy project of their choosing. DMS prides itself on its focus of self-care and involvement in advocacy.
In addition to daily responsibilities, interns will have opportunities to gain knowledge and practice in:
- Developing self-care routines
- All levels of a music therapy organization
- Advocating opportunities
- Interdisciplinary team meetings
- Community presentations
- Community observation opportunities
Our internship application materials are due six months prior to the intern’s preferred start date.
For a January start date – materials due July 1st
For a April start date – materials due October 1st
For a July start date – materials due January 1st
For a October start date – materials due April 1st