Counseling Space also specializes in forensic social work services.
Forensic social work can be defined as the application of social work to address issues relating to the legal system. In other words, forensic social workers dig deep into the history of a person to determine how social factors, like trauma or abuse, may have contributed to their crime.
As a former case manager in the New York City judicial system, Leslie has firsthand experience educating the court and advocating on behalf of a patient. She understands how both the civil and criminal justice systems operate and will work to present a different, comprehensive story to the court.
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