Survivor's Counselor - Domestic Violence Intervention Services, Inc.



Agency Name: Domestic Violence Intervention Services, Inc.

Address: 3124 East Appache

Website Address:

Contact Name: Debby Raskin

Job Inquiry Phone: 918-508-2710

Job Inquiry Email:

Job Opening Title: Survivor's Counselor

Job Opening Description: Hours: Some evening hours required

The ideal DVIS candidate for the Survivor Counselor is one who is interested in joining a workplace culture that encourages self-care, an environment of continuous learning and strong peer support. We are looking for people to join a team of clinicians who use therapeutic models that will scaffold caregivers and their children.

The philosophy of our organization is that all people have the right to live without fear, abuse, oppression, and violence. Our advocacy programs embrace the philosophy that people experiencing violence and/or abuse have the potential to control their lives and can be helped in doing so through support, information, and encouragement. We believe that our organization should model behavior that is nonviolent and uses power responsibly for personal and organizational action and growth. 


Provide professional counseling service for DVIS clients including intake, crisis intervention and therapy, both individual and group.


Responsible for reflecting on how parts of your identity might give you advantages in the workplace-even if you didn't ask for them or earn them-while others might experience disadvantages. We ask that you also reflect on how your position and how your power may shift depending on your environment, the people around you, or the institutions at play. The goal of this reflection is to build the awareness and compassion that is needed and expected to create an inclusive workplace. 
Responsible for creating an inclusive environment and behaving in a way that ensures that clients and employees feel: embraced, no matter what their cultural orientations are, respected and valued, engaged and connected to the community, and safe from abuse and harassment.
Responsible for providing crisis intervention services for phone-in and walk-in clients. Assessing needs and make informed referrals to other community resources for non-DVIS situations.
Responsible for screening incoming clients and complete intake assessment forms. 
Responsible for conducting individual counseling sessions with clients. Facilitate group counseling sessions with clients.
Responsible for maintaining up-to-date and accurate files for each client. File format and management must follow agency guidelines and current professional standards.
Responsible within the confines of confidentiality, working with other DVIS departments and federal, state and local agencies regarding client matters. For example - child custody, criminal actions and disability claims.
Responsible for maintaining license in good standing or be actively under supervision for licensure.

Job Opening Basic Qualifications: Master's degree in counseling or social work.
LPC, LMFT or LCSW or other professional licensure in good standing or actively under supervision for licensure
Minimum of one year of supervised experience working with adults in individual counseling, may be acquired Valid Oklahoma driver's license.

Job Description Summary: Provide professional counseling service for DVIS clients including intake, crisis intervention and therapy, both individual and group.

Application Deadline: 6/30/2021

Additional Information: To apply visit our website at


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