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Gwen Soffer

Wellness and Intake Coordinator

Gwen Soffer serves as the Wellness and Intake Coordinator at NSC and coordinates onsite clinical and holistic trauma-informed wellness programming as well as staff self-care and professional development.  Gwen joined NSC in 2016 as an ESL teacher and then as a two-year MSW intern and case manager with Philadelphia Partnership for Resilience.  She is E-RYT certified through Yoga Alliance, TCTSY-F certified through the Center for Trauma and Embodiment at the Justice Resource Institute, and has been working in the trauma-informed wellness field for over fifteen years. She holds a Bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania, a Master's degree from Middlebury College and a Master's degree in Social Work with Trauma Specialty Certificate from Widener University.