A private practice internship in Dallas – Fort Worth, TX

A professional music therapist holds a bachelor’s degree or higher in music therapy from one of over 88 American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) approved college and university programs. The curriculum for the bachelor’s degree is designed to impart entry-level competencies in three main areas: musical foundations, clinical foundations, and music therapy foundations and principles as specified in the AMTA Professional Competencies. In addition to the academic coursework, the degree requires 1200 hours of clinical training, including a supervised internship. (AMTA, 2012).

About Our Music Therapy Internship

Heart and Harmony Music Therapy is proud to be a National Roster Internship Site for students who have completed their academic coursework at an American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) approved university program.

We offer a diverse music therapy internship experience working with clients with intellectual and developmental disabilities, folks with mental health needs, clients in geriatric care, and psychiatric facilities.

Benefits of our Internship


Each intern receives a $500 stipend.


We host up to 2 interns per start date and have a team of MT-BCs throughout DFW.

Multiple Start Dates

We have start dates each January, April, July, and October.

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Application Deadlines

April 1 for the following January or April


October 1 for the following July or October

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