• Montefiore Medical Center
  • $90,250.00 -203,440.00/year*
  • Bronx , NY
  • Healthcare - Allied Health
  • Full-Time
  • 260 E 211th St

The Creative Arts Therapist (CAT) is responsible for individual and group therapy treatments using creative arts therapy techniques in music, art and/or dance in order to facilitate patient recovery and stability in ongoing the outpatient psychiatric unit. Responsibilities: Provide individual and group treatment using creative arts therapy techniques in music, art, and dance.Perform and document assessments throughout patient's enrollment in the Intensive Outpatient Program and the Outpatient Psychiatric Department.The CAT performs initial and weekly assessments, participates in the development of the patient's treatment plan and participates in clinical conferences.Responsible for patient centered treatment planning and implementation of therapeutic group therapy programming.Participate and present in clinical conferences and all medical center performance improvement activities and practices.Recognize, address and utilize therapeutic creative arts interventions to facilitate mastery and coping.Demonstrate range of creative arts techniques for support of patient during procedures.Manage multiple patients in a group session; assessing need for escalation of situations, and prioritizing needs of the group. Experience: Masters in a Creative Art Therapy, New York State License or limited permit eligibility to practice Creative Arts Therapy required.Creative Arts Therapist is required to have a level of expertise in a specific creative art, such as art, music, and/or dance. Department: Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: MOSES Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 2527 Glebe Avenue, BronxShift: Day Scheduled Hours: HOURS VARY Req ID: 101784 Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. N/A
Associated topics: dance, dance therapy, experiential, music, rec, recreational therapist, rehabilitation, therapeutic, therapist activities, therapy

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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