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NICU-MT Certificate

Why obtain your NICU-MT Certificate?

The treatment and medical care of infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is a specialized area that benefits from those who have had the advantage of specific, evidence-based training and education within the NICU setting. The NICU-MT Certificate provides a unique experience comprised of three training components. Together the NICU-MT class, hands on clinical fieldwork, readings, and final exam equip participants to confidently apply targeted music therapy interventions for infants and families in the NICU.


Cost and Benefits

StepCostCMTE
NICU-MT Class$2108
Clinical Fieldwork$250 + travel costs and training site personal clearances16
Readings & Exams$506

How to acquire your NICU-MT Certificate?

1

NICU-MT Class

Our eight-hour NICU-MT class begins with a strong foundational overview of infant development beginning from the 3rd trimester. With an emphasis on safe and effective infant stimulation, as well as a thorough review of literature that emphasizes the incredible benefits of music therapy from birth to childhood.

Upcoming Virtual NICU-MT Class
September 16 & 17, 2022
2

Clinical Fieldwork

During our two-day clinical fieldwork, participants will be trained on the compelling step-by-step hands-on application of Multimodal Neurologic Enhancement and of the Pacifier Activated Lullaby (PAL®). Our program combines resources for program development, familial support, infants with NAS, and individualized feedback pertaining to participant’s specific needs or interests.

Applications can be sent to
CM-NICU-MT@fsu.edu
Processing takes an average of two weeks.

Clinical Fieldwork Application

Upcoming Opportunities

Date Location Deadline
February 3-4 Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare January 1st
March 3-4 University of Missouri Women and Children’s Hospital January 28th
March 31 – April 1 Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare February 28th
April 21-22 Nemours Children’s Hospital Orlando March 18th
May 12-13 Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare April 12th
June 16-17 University of Missouri Women and Children’s Hospital May 13th
July 21-22 Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare May 21st
August 4-5 Nemours Children’s Hospital Orlando July 1st
August 18-19 University of Missouri Women and Children’s Hospital July 15th
September 29-30 Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare August 29th
October 13-14 University of Missouri Women and Children’s Hospital September 9th
November 3-4 Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare October 3rd

 

3

Readings & Final Exam

Now having completed both the NICU-MT class and clinical fieldwork, the final step will be to review the provided training materials for successful completion of a final exam. Passing of this exam will result in a certificate of completion, addition of your name to our Master Registry, and the earned designation of NICU-MT.

If you are eligible to take the final exam, please email CM-NICU-MT@fsu.edu for more information.