Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Wendy E Charness, PhD

Wendy E Charness, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Focus of Work


I am a clinical psychologist who is primarily interested in providing psychotherapy to individuals and couples coping with mental health symptoms, life transitions and the diagnosis and treament of cancer. My research interests include psychological sequelae of a cancer diagnosis.


Education and Certification

  • PhD: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Child Psychology (2000)


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