Victims Rights Advocates Support NM License Compromise with No Fingerprinting

Posted on 12. Feb, 2016 by in Articles, Legislative Updates, News

From KRWG – By SOMOS UN PUEBLO UNIDO http://krwg.org/post/victims-rights-advocates-support-nm-license-compromise-no-fingerprinting Commentary:  Over two dozen domestic violence and sexual assault service providers, and the New Mexico Hispanic Bar Association, announced their opposition to fingerprinting and background check requirements for immigrants applying for driving authorization cards. A bi-partisan group of New Mexico senators currently support compromise legislation (amended HB99) that complies with the Real ID […]

Therapist – Battered Family Services, Gallup

Posted on 01. Feb, 2016 by in Jobs

Battered Families Services is looking for a part-time/full-time Therapist. Must be independently licensed. Requirements: Masters Degree in Social Work, Psychology or Counseling. Duties: to provide individual and group counseling to victims/survivors of domestic violence, develop and implement treatment plans. Must be able to maintain healthy boundaries, be warm, empathetic, non-judgmental with a valid New Mexico […]

Executive Director – Battered Family Services, Gallup

Posted on 01. Feb, 2016 by in Jobs

Job Position: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Battered Family Services is seeking a dynamic, dedicated professional to serve as the Executive Director. BFS operates a domestic violence crisis shelter and related programs in Gallup, New Mexico. The Executive Director is the Chief Executive Officer; appointed by and reporting to the Board of Directors: and is responsible for providing leadership […]

DV Therapost – Tri-County Family Justice Center of NE NM, Las Vegas

Posted on 29. Jan, 2016 by in Jobs

Tri-County Family Justice Center is a Domestic Violence Agency in Las Vegas NM, and is seeking a Therapist. The Domestic Violence Therapist provides a range of psychological assessment, diagnostic, therapeutic, and/or case management services for children, women, groups, and/or families, as appropriate to the specific expectations of the position and may provide practical training and […]

NM Intimate Partner Violence Death Review Team 2015 Annual Report

Posted on 26. Jan, 2016 by in Research & Data

The most recent NM IPVDRT annual report is now available online for download and review: NM Intimate Partner Violence Death Review Team 2015 Annual Report

Therapist/Social Worker – SAFE House, Abq.

Posted on 20. Jan, 2016 by in Jobs

Clinical Therapist for Domestic Violence shelter in Albuquerque. Requires relevant Master’s and NM License, experience with groups and individual therapy. Must have knowledge/experience with D.V. survivors. Bilingual, English and Spanish preferred. Full time or Part Time available. Must be available 1-2 evenings per week; specific days negotiable. Pay based on experience. Please see: www.safehousenm.org for […]

Justice Department Issues Guidance on Identifying and Preventing Gender Bias in Law Enforcement Response to Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

Posted on 17. Dec, 2015 by in News

From the Department of Justice: December 15, 2015 – Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch announced today a new guidance from the Justice Department designed to help law enforcement agencies prevent gender bias in their response to sexual assault and domestic violence, highlighting the need for clear policies, robust training and responsive accountability systems. “Gender bias, […]

Interim Public Policy Director – WCADVSA

Posted on 15. Dec, 2015 by in Jobs

Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Interim Public Policy Director December 11, 2015 GENERAL The Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (WCADVSA) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization founded in 1987 to respond to the needs of domestic violence and sexual assault victims and to provide statewide representation and advocacy for the […]

Family Advocacy Specialist – Solace Crisis Treatment Center, Santa Fe

Posted on 11. Dec, 2015 by in Jobs

Position: Family Advocacy Specialist Solace Crisis Treatment Center is hiring an experienced full-time Family Advocacy Specialist to join its Family Advocacy Department. The position entails serving survivors of crimes by utilizing trauma informed strategies. Duties and responsibilities of this 40-hour per week position entail providing crisis response, resourcing, and carrying a case load. This position […]

Pamela Wiseman’s Address to the Health and Human Services Committee

Posted on 06. Nov, 2015 by in Events, Podcasts, Policy Events

This recording is a recreation of comments by Pam Wiseman, Executive Director of NMCADV, to the Health and Human Services Committee of the New Mexico State Legislature in Farmington, NM on August 14, 2012. Pam captures the extensive effects of domestic violence in New Mexico, outlines the work of the Coalition, and challenges that we are […]