Jewish Family Service and Children's Center of Clifton-Passaic

Toni Freni, MS, BC-DTR


Toni Freni, MS, BC-DTR, is a masters level, Board Certified Dance/Movement Therapist and Psychotherapist with 30 years of professional experience. She is a graduate of Hunter College of the City University of New York and has worked extensively in both inpatient and outpatient mental health facilities and hospitals. For 11 years, Toni worked in a Pediatric Oncology/Hematology Psychosocial Program, providing Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy services. Toni joined PALS (Domestic Violence Program) in JFS as a therapist in 2008, where she works with all age groups to provide family, group and individual therapy. She has additional training in mind/body approaches, stress reduction, mindfulness, and relaxation techniques. Her experience includes work with children with special needs and children with a history of trauma.

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