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Rachel Goldsmith, LCSW-R

Safe Horizon
Associate Vice President, Domestic Violence Shelter Programs
New York, NY, USA


Rachel Goldsmith, LCSW-R is a clinical social worker with more than a decade of experience working with survivors of intimate partner violence and their children.   At Safe Horizon her role is Associate Vice President of Domestic Violence shelters where she provides leadership and management direction to Safe Horizon’s 8 domestic violence shelters which shelter over 700 adults and children each evening.  

Prior to Safe Horizon, Ms. Goldsmith served as the Manager of Non-Residential Services at Sanctuary for Families.  In that role, Ms. Goldsmith supervised social work staff and interns, managed the agency hotline, provided training to multidisciplinary staff members and community groups, and maintained a caseload clients for individual and group counseling services.   Ms. Goldsmith provided affidavits of support for immigration cases and testified in family court proceedings.

Ms. Goldsmith is also an adjunct professor at Columbia University School of Social Work where she teaches clinical practice.

Ms. Goldsmith has a Bachelor's degree in Social Welfare from Stony Brook University and a Master's degree in Social Work from Columbia University.   Additionally, she holds an Advanced Certificate in Trauma Studies from the Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy.  Ms. Goldsmith is an experienced trainer and in addition to conducting trainings for non-profit, medical, and educational institutions in New York, she also made four trips to Uganda where she trained local professionals including social workers, counselors, pastors, midwives, teachers, prison guards on the treatment of psychological trauma.

Rachel Goldsmith, LCSW-R is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Complex Evidentiary Issues in Domestic Violence Cases - Domestic Violence: Litigating Protection Order Cases 2017, Monday, February 06, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Complex Evidentiary Issues in Domestic Violence Cases - Complex Evidentiary Issues in Domestic Violence Cases, Monday, February 06, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Complex Evidentiary Issues in Domestic Violence Cases - Complex Evidentiary Issues in Domestic Violence Cases, Monday, February 06, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Domestic Violence: Litigating Protection Order Cases 2017, Friday, February 10, 2017, New York, NY
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