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TONI SCALISE , M.ED., LPC-S, Registered Play Therapist Supervisor


214-433-6433 xt 700


Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor
Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor
Authorized Gottman Leader
Level -1 Gottman Couples Method

Toni Scalise Profile Picture

• Parenting
• Couples (Gottman Level 1)
• Families (both of origin and blended)
• Adults
• Gottman Authorized Leader for The Seven Principles of Making Marriage
• Gottman Authorized Leader Bringing Baby Home
• EFT - Emotion Focused Therapy for Individuals, Couples and Families - Attachment-Focused Interventions
• Play Therapy

Toni childhood photo

Toni formed Corbella Counseling in 2009 and brings a unique energy to all of her clients from 3-year-olds to adults, parents, couples and families. She pours a great deal of care into each of her cases as well as the cases of her employees. Her systems approach often includes bringing other family members into the play sessions or adult sessions, visiting their schools or communicating with teachers. Unwavering passion and dedication to helping others is the heart of her practice. 

She graduated from 
Texas A&M University bachelors degree in Interdisciplinary Studies.
After teaching at The Lamplighter School, Toni joined the corporate world for many years as the VP of Marketing for a teleconferencing company. After the sale of the company, she returned to school and received her Masters in Counseling Degree from University of North Texas

In the Community:
Toni has spoken to dozens of parenting groups, couples, & organizations across the metroplex on various topics including relationships, parenting, and insight into children’s behaviors. She was the keynote speaker for the Texas Association for Play Therapy annual conference in 2016 & 2017 and chosen as the presenter for The Marriage Project at Highland Park United Methodist Church in 2019. She was a lead counselor for Camp C.O.P.E., an organization that offered camps to children & families of active military members as well as those who were injured in the line of duty. She served on the Ursuline Alumni Board and as a committee member for Heart House, a non-profit organization for children/ families who have immigrated to the United States. She recently served as the President of the North Texas Chapter for the Texas Association for Play Therapy (2022-2023).


Color: Cerulean
Scent: Eucalyptus
Dessert: Bread Pudding (no raisins)
Movie : The Sound of Music
TV Shows: Friends
Place outdoor: Mountains and Beach
Hogwarts House: Hufflepuff
Enneagram number: 7 - The Enthusiast
Books: Any books by Malcolm Gladwell and Brene Brown
Ways to support her mental health: Reading, playing golf, exercising, playing with Adler (her golden retriever), spending time with family and friends, diamond painting, traveling.

Toni has a 19-year-old son. She loves doing therapy with Adler, her 7-year-old golden retriever. When she is not at the office, you can probably find her spending time with her son, her sisters, or her friends. She also enjoys watching football, playing golf, traveling, reading, and learning something new.

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