Gloria J. Scott, LCSW, is a private practitioner and consultant. Since 2002, she has served as a faculty field advisor and adjunct lecturer at CSSW. During her career in employee assistance programs, she has served as the Employee Assistance Program Director for the NY State Department of Social Services, and the Senior Regional Director for the NY State Employee Assistance Program.

As a consultant, Ms. Scott has worked with Intercare; Turn Around for Children; Linking Lives; the NY State Labor and Management Committee; and the Center for Research on Fathers, Children and Families. She has trained staff throughout the state, performed workplace trauma debriefings, and conducted seminars on grief and loss. She provided and coordinated extensive services to NY State employees following 9/11.

Ms. Scott serves on the Board of Directors for the Association of Black Social Workers and is the Chairperson of the Board of Directors for Hanson Place Child Development Center. She is a member of the International Critical Incident Foundation, Employee Assistance Professional Association, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, the Women in Government Mentoring Program, and the National Association of Social Workers.

Ms. Scott holds a BA and MSW from Hunter College, City University of New York; and graduated from the Palliative Care Training Program of North General Hospital.