Welcome to the Westchester Group Psychotherapy Society Web Site

A local affiliate society of the
American Group Psychotherapy Association, Inc.

Dedicated to the highest ethical and professional standards in the practice of group psychotherapy, 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 information on group psychotherapy to the general public.

Meetings are open to mental health professionals and students interested in the practice of group psychotherapy within the counties of Westchester, Rockland, Duchess, Putnam, and Orange, in New York State, and adjacent areas of Southern Connecticut.

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WGPS Announces an Attachment and Trauma Conference followed by A Gala Celebration to honor the lifetime achievement of
Dr. Robert H. Klein


Saturday, May 16, 2020 

This Conference and Gala are presented by

The Group Foundation for Advancing Mental Health
the Westchester Group Psychotherapy Society

Conference to be held at
Memorial United Methodist Church
250 Bryant Avenue
White Plains, NY 10605
(9:30AM- 4:30P.M.)
Gala at Crowne Plaza White Plains, NY
(6:30P.M.- 10:30P.M.)

(Registration and Payment)

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Renew your membership today:

New applicants and renewing WGPS members can now submit their membership application online by clicking here.

To complete the Group Therapy Questionnaire online: Please click here

Dues payment can be made online by clicking this link: Pay Dues

Renewing WGPS members may choose to complete the Group Therapy Questionnaire and the Membership Application and mail both forms to us along with your dues.

For a copy of the Group Theapy Listing, please click here.

Please note that all forms should be mailed to:

Deborah Szanto, PhD
30 Glenn Street
Suite 305
White Plains, NY 10603

Be sure to read the most recent copy of WGPS Newsletter (Click here)

WGPS has recently instituted a "suggestion box" for the input of your ideas and feedback. Please use it!  We want to hear from you. (Click here)


The American Group Psychotherapy Association (AGPA) offers an extensive listing of meetings, events and training. Please visit the AGPA website, www.agpa.org, for all upcoming events.

Westchester County Psychological Association offers ongoing programming related to clinicians in Westchester, working in private practice, schools, agencies and academic settings.  These programs are not always group-related but always interesting and relevant to our work as therapists. Please visit WCPA's website, http://westchesterpsych.org/calendar.html, for more details.