ALEXANDRIA - Tori Filzen has been hired as a mental health therapist at The Village Family Service Center in Alexandria. She is the daughter of Brian and Janet Filzen of New Ulm.
The Village is a private, non-profit, non-denominational, multi-service agency operating in North Dakota and Minnesota.
Filzen received her B.A. in social work, a certificate in Substance Abuse Counseling and a minor in psychology from the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee where she received her master's degree in social work.
Her previous employment includes social work at Keck Medical Center of the University of Southern Calif., in Los Angeles and private practice therapist in Torrance, Calif.