About Us

Mindy Cassel, PhD, Co-founder and Senior Clinical and Program Advisor

Mindy Cassel, PhD, Co-founder and Senior Clinical and Program Advisor

She is a Licensed Psychologist, Thanatologist, Co-founder and Senior Clinical and Program Advisor to the CBC. Dr. Cassel served as CBC’s Chief Executive Officer for seventeen years, from 1999-2016.

In her current role as Senior Advisor, she provides clinical, programming, grant and research consultation to the CEO and staff, and assists in the launch of new CBC sites, cultivating community and funding partners. She is a community representative of the CBC, articulating the mission and vision of the CBC, in writing and in presentations.

Dr. Cassel’s professional career spans more than forty years, during which she has worked with children, individuals and families in the area of bereavement and loss, trauma, rehabilitation and life transitions.