I Want That Job: Music Therapist
Laura Aka, WorkingNation
Music therapists are health-care professionals who use music as a therapeutic tool to help people deal with their physical, emotional, cognitive, and emotional needs. It is a rewarding career, says Maria Nichta, who helps children with special needs, veterans, older adults, and others achieve their therapy goals.
You can learn more about Nichta and what it takes to become a music therapist in this video, which is part of a new series on promising career paths for early-career workers of all education levels.