About WGPS

Westchester Group Psychotherapy Society (WGPS) was formed to promote education, research, training, and the open exchange of ideas between mental health professionals on the practice of group psychotherapy. In addition, WGPS provides a place for networking and referral information among its members.

Officers:

President

Leo Leiderman, PsyD, ABPP, CGP
Contact: lleiderman@westchester-nps.com

Past-President

Avril Lindsay Dennis, LCSW-R, CGP

Treasurer

Elena Guagenti Tax, DSW, LCSW

Members at Large of the Board of Directors:

Aviva Gaskill, PhD

Jo Hariton, PhD

Aviva Levy, PsyD

Michelle Maidenburg, PhD, LCSW-R

Len Malter, PsyD

Margaret Postlewaite, PhD, CGP, FAGPA

Kenneth E. Reinhard, PhD, ABPP, CGP

Committee Chairs:

Marketing Committee

Jennie Kramer, LCSW: Chair 

Jo Hariton, PhD: Committee Member

Membership Committee

Len Malter, PsyD: Chair

Aviva Levy, PsyD:  Committee Member

Members Relations Committee

Kenneth E. Reinhard, PhD, ABPP, CGP: Chair

Aviva Gaskill, PhD: Committee Member

Nominating Committee

Gloria Batkin Kahn, EdD, CGP, ABPP, FAGPA:  Chair, globatkahn@gmail.com

Program Committee

Gloria Batkin Kahn, EdD, CGP, ABPP, FAGPA:  Co-Chair, globatkahn@gmail.com

Michelle Maidenburg, PhD, LCSW-R: Co-Chair

AGPA Affiliate Society Representative

Leo Leiderman, PsyD, ABPP, CGP

EGPS Liaison

Margaret Postlewaite, PhD, CGP, FAGPA

International Relations

Paul Kymissis, MD, CGP, FAGPA

Webmaster Liaison

Margaret Postlewaite, PhD, CGP, FAGPA