Jonathan Scheick, MT-BC, MMH, MA, CBIS
Jon is the Founder & Director of Mosaic Music Therapy. He is a Board-Certified Music Therapist, specializing in the Music-Centered Music Therapy approach. He is also a Certified Brain Injury Specialist, a nationally recognized certification provided by the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists (ACBIS).
Jon received his Master's Degree in Music Therapy from New York University and had the privilege of completing his Clinical Internship at the world-renowned Nordoff-Robbins Center for Music Therapy in New York City. He also completed Clinical Fieldwork in Music Therapy within the Oncology & Hematology departments of the Tomorrows Children's Institute at Hackensack University Medical Center.
Jon completed a second Master's Degree in Medical Humanities at Drew University in Madison, NJ, and founded the Mosaic Music Institute with 14 years and over 10,000 hours of clinical therapy experience in the fields of Psychiatry, Neuro-Rehabilitation & Music Therapy. He has treated children, adolescent and adult clients within both individual and group settings. Jon received his Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Arts & Sciences from Villanova University.
Jon is also an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Psychology at Brookdale College and the Graduate School's Professional Counseling Department at Monmouth University.
Jon has been a guitarist for over 25 years and utilizes the guitar as a primary instrument in therapy, in addition to using piano, voice and a variety of melodic & percussion instruments. He is actively interested in collaborative research with multi-disciplinary therapy modalities, including Neuropsychology, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy and Creative Arts Therapies.
Jon is a member of the American Music Therapy Association & the New Jersey Association for Music Therapy.
Jon has maintained certification in CPR & Basic Life Saving / First Aid for 20+ years.