Crisis Intervention Advocate
Center for Women and Families
In a fast-paced call center environment, worked with survivors of intimate partner violence and sexual assault. Counseled clients and assisted them with problem solving, clarifying priorities, and connecting with internal services and/or external community resources. Provided on-going residential client support and performed administrative tasks for the Southern Indiana shelter as needed. Completed 40 hours of intensive training classes on working with survivors of trauma, with a focus on counseling, trauma-informed care, empowerment, and prevention.