Josie Torielli, LCSW has worked as a therapist, counselor, crisis counselor, advocate, program director, educator, presenter, and supervisor. Of particular interest is trauma work with communities, activism, supervision, professional development, and vicarious trauma. Her professional experience includes The NYC Alliance Against Sexual Assault, Training Institute for Mental Health, Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy, Aldea Counseling Services, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Safe Horizon, and Long Island College Hospital. To relieve stress, she occasionally asks her colleagues to ‘dance it out’ with her. She is a comically bad dancer.
Ms. Torielli has completed post-graduate training in Advanced Trauma Treatment and EMDR. She holds a BA from Syracuse University and an MSW from the Columbia School of Social Work.