Sabina Neem, MSW


Adjunct Professor

Phone: 206-296-5441

Building/Room: Casey 3W


Sabina Neem, MSW, MLSP, LICSW, is a psychotherapist and works at Wellspring Counseling. She received her B.A. in Anthropology from Barnard College, Columbia University and a dual master degree in Social Service/ Law and Social Policy from Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research. She has 20 years of experience in clinical, policy, and community work including serving as Associate Director at the Office of Multicultural Affairs at Seattle University ; a therapist at GirlSpace, a residential treatment facility; program manager for the Asian Arts Initiative; an HIV tester and counselor / case manager at the Attic Youth Center, an LGBTQ youth center; and was a founding member for the Trans-health Information Project.

She has held mayoral appointments in Seattle, co-chairing the City of Seattle LGBTQ Commission and in Philadelphia, chairing the Civil Rights Committee of Philadelphia's Mayor's Advisory Board on LGBT Affairs, and co-chairing the Mayor's Task Force on Homeless Services-Sexual and Gender Minorities Working Group. She has served on numerous Boards including Zenyu Healing, Trikone Northwest, the National LGBT Access Project, the Leeway Foundation, the Trans Access Project, and the Philadelphia LGBT People of Color Coalition.