Gwendolyn (Wendy) Bassett
Gwendolyn (Wendy) Bassett, MSW, LCSW-R, is a psychotherapist with a private practice in New York City. She specializes in working with men and women who seek recovery from the aftereffects of trauma. Wendy’s expertise is posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and brief, evidence-based cognitive behavioral therapies for PTSD with individuals, groups, and couples.
In addition to her clinical work, Wendy is a Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) for PTSD trainer and consultant. For more than a decade, she worked with veterans with PTSD at VA Connecticut Healthcare System in West Haven, CT. She was a VA New England Regional CPT Trainer and Consultant and the co-founder of VA Connecticut Healthcare System’s Compassion Fatigue Response and Prevention Committee. A graduate of Smith College School for Social Work, she is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, and an Adjunct Lecturer at NYU Silver School of Social Work.