Heather and Gabriel are based in SouthWest Virginia. Heather is a Licensed professional Counselor in the state of virginia and Gabriel is a resident in counseling.

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Ep. 40 Child Advocacy Center

An interview with Joyce Moran

Joyce Moran is the Executive Officer of the Southern Virginia Child Advocacy Center.  In this episode, Joyce lends us her expertise in preventing and responding to child abuse as a community.  During this interview she provides valuable information on topics to include:

  • The role of the CAC in her local community as well as throughout the state of Virginia and throughout the Nation.  

  • Developing a community and team response to child abuse

  • The ins and outs of Forensic Interviewing

  • Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)

  • A variety of other programs offered by the Southern Virginia Child Advocacy Center

  • National and local Child Abuse Prevention campaigns for the month of April

  • Wise advice for mental health professionals on not practicing in a silo but instead being active in your community.


Ep. 41 The Unique Needs of Children in Foster Care: An interview with Lydia Strawbridge, LCSW

Ep. 39 The Role of Social Services: w/ Debbie Powell, LCSW