Program Growth, From Floor Up with Amy Love, MA, MT-BC


Discover ways to differentiate your self within the job market and begin a program at a youngsters’s hospital!

Introducing Amy Love, MT-BC — the wonderful music therapist making a program from scratch at St. Jude Youngsters’s Analysis Hospital!

Amy acquired her Bachelors in Music from the College of Dayton in 2012 and accomplished her internship at Nationwide Youngsters’s Hospital in Columbus, OH. Presently, she is attending St. Mary-of-the-Woods School, pursuing a Masters of Arts in Music Remedy. Throughout her internship, she found a profound ardour for partaking pediatric sufferers in music. In her present place she serves as music remedy coordinator, creating preliminary music programming for pediatric sufferers with uncommon and acute diagnoses from around the globe.

Amy will stroll us by the whole course of of making a model new music remedy program – from presenting a program proposal to implementing your companies and every little thing in between. Amy created her dream job; now, be a part of us for instruments and suggestions that will help you notice your dream.

In the course of the webinar, right here have been some useful feedback + sources:

My takeaways: at all times have that program proposal in your again pocket…replace it like a resume. If I’m ever going to show, having a program proposal as an project can be a VERY worthwhile studying software and asset.

Thanks for sharing your data, Amy. My takeaway is to essentially take into account the wants of the ability that your proposing this system too and their clientele. Additionally to be versatile with the proposal altering whenever you truly begin this system.

Kara Caine
Thanks Amy and Kaleigh! And thanks for all of the considerate questions from the attendees! My takeaway is to work on a program proposal sooner relatively than later ????

Thanks Amy! you’re inspiring! Can’t wait to see your program change the world!

I’m additionally beginning a brand new music remedy program with a brand new hospice firm and my greatest takeaway will most certainly be ensuring the workers is aware of music remedy!!!

Melissa Stockwell
I’m actually trying ahead to increasing the MT program at my place of employment, and I’m taking away some very useful info to make use of in doing so. Thanks and better of luck in your future!

Melanie Brison
Thanks a lot, Amy!!! Fantastic suggestions. Love the proposal elements, finances data, referral and documentation description, and interview suggestions! You’re an inspiration, Amy! Proceed being fearless!!!

Takeaway: Amy did the work, did the analysis, and made it occur! GO GIRL!!! #MAMT2015

Natalie B.
IAs a present intern, I’m engaged on placing collectively my first-ever program proposal. Thanks a lot for the recommendation!

Love your ardour Amy! St Jude could be very fortunate to have you ever!

@ Ami, good thought! Supervision and training is so essential and valueable. We have now to worth each other to supply worth to the career!

Thanks! This was wonderful!!


Perhaps Amy might supply teaching or consulting companies for these excited about her time!

There are a number of program proposal tips/outlines on-line as properly. policies/outline-for-new-program-funding-proposals/

Thanks Amy for all the nice data!!!!!

Thanks for at all times bringing it again to the wants of the sufferers!

That is such worthwhile data. Thanks Amy!!

I’m a music remedy intern at Youngsters’s Hospital Los Angeles and Frozen is unquestionably nonetheless hip!!

Anastasia Haprov
as for brand new devices noticed Drum Pants on Shark tank final night time… hope they develop the product, appears to be like nice for sensory wants

There are settings in Indiana resembling Riley Youngsters’s hospital and Lutheran’s Pediatric Hospital that could possibly be introduced with a proposal resembling yours.

Right here is the article about Brian’s work at Cincinnati Youngsters’s Hospital:

roxanne C.
Is anybody trying to work an a MT at a Pysch hospiltal in Covina CA? Aurora Charte oak Hospital may rent one other MT.

@Brittany – she interned at Nationwide Youngsters’s hospital in columbus, OH

What made Amy stand out: Carry a proposal, Speak THEIR language, Perceive what they want and articulate how MT helps , Carry a ukelele. Very good and savvy, Amy!

Brenna Chapman
I at all times questioned whether or not to deliver an instrument! Thanks for mentioning that

@Katrina – Examine AMTA’s sourcebook

YES! INDEED! Each of my MT jobs I’ve had since internship I discovered on Certainly!

So good to include affected person satisfaction scores into the proposals!! Hadn’t even considered that! Go AMY! ????

bringing a PROPOSAL to an interview is NOT frequent, so YES – congrats my pal Amy!!!

Heyy ???? tuning in from Lebanon, that is my first webinar and tremendous excited ???? Good luck Amy!

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