Licensed Creative Arts Therapist
Board Certified Dance/Movement Therapist
Founder of Balanced Life Movement (BLooM)
Jennifer Giuglianotti, M.S., BC-DMT, LCAT
Jennifer is a Licensed Creative Arts Therapist in the state of New York and nationally Board Certified as a Dance/Movement Therapist. She incorporates traditional talk therapies like Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy with Dance/Movement Therapy, mindfulness, and art. Jennifer has had 15 years of experience as a therapist.
After receiving her B.A., in Psychology at Temple University (Philadelphia, PA), Jennifer moved to NYC to pursue her M.S. in Dance/Movement Therapy (DMT) at Pratt Institute. Jennifer has worked in NYC psychiatric hospitals, San Francisco intensive treatment centers, and in schools for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. In April, 2016, Jennifer received the highest level of accreditation with the American Dance Therapy Association: Board Certified Dance/Movement Therapist. In addition to her training in DMT, she has extensive experience in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and Certification to teach Yoga for Children with Special Needs. She explores painting and dancing at the same time creating "Choreography On Canvas", allowing patients to choose their preferred method of expression. Jennifer was also the Mental Health Coordinator and Dance/Movement Therapist at a public elementary school in Harlem where she began her work in family therapy. She has been in private practice since 2015, with focus on the holistic treatment of anxiety, trauma, depression, and Bipolar Disorder in adults and children. Jennifer currently practices in Ditmas Park and Park Slope Brooklyn, NY. In early 2019, she will also be opening office hours in midtown, Manhattan.
Jennifer is the lead psychotherapist at BLooM. She offers:
Individual and family therapy for children with autism and special needs
Individual Psychotherapy for adults: major mental illnesses, anxiety, and trauma
Individual Dance/Movement Therapy for adults
Women’s Creative Arts Therapy groups
Telehealth therapy sessions via video call
Jennifer is ultra-creative, energetic, and passionate about helping people.
Musicians & Artists in Residence
Workshop Collaborations: Periodically, I invite musicians and artists to collaborate for workshops. Stay tuned for events with live music, paintings, and dance/movement therapy in the near future.