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Family Resource Center seeks a Counselor/Forensic Interviewer

6 Jul 2020 3:12 PM | Brooke Kenney (Administrator)

General Summary of Duties: To provide counseling and advocacy services for survivors of sexual assault and child abuse including individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, information and referrals, and advocacy within the criminal j


  • Forensic interviewing skills or ability to become certified
  • A Master's Degree in social work, counseling, marriage and family therapy, or a related field
  • Two years of experience in counseling
  • Experience working with child and adult victims of abuse is preferred

Essential responsibilities:

  • Familiarize yourself with the grant funding for your position. This includes knowing the objectives, indicators, restrictions, budget, etc.
  • Provide full range of therapeutic services including crisis, individual, and group counseling, as well as referrals for survivors of sexual assault/child abuse and neglect, and their family members.
  • Provide forensic assessments including forensic interviews
  • Provide case management services including maintenance of client files for assigned case load
  • Assist clients with legal and personal advocacy
  • Assist crisis staff in hospital accompaniment and crisis calls as needed in the office and in the after-hours on-call rotation
  • Conduct trainings for community collaborative partners
  • Ensure quality of client services by tracking and monitoring client retention and satisfaction with services
  • Ensure grant objectives are met and documented
  • Prepare monthly reports, quarterly reports, and annual progress reports for funding grant
  • Participate in clinical team meetings and staff meetings
  • Promote FRC victim services through participation on community based task forces and events
  • Research and present new clinical skills and techniques to the crisis and clinical programs
  • Complete other duties as assigned by Executive Director or required by grantors.
Please submit resumes to Karmon Wright, kwright@thefamilyresourcecenter.org.
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Children's Advocacy Centers

Empowering SC communities & Childrens's Advocacy Centers to deliver a best practice response to child abuse.

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