Miriam Goodman

Miriam Goodman, is the clinical coordinator and women’s specialist at the Midtown Community Court (MCC) in Manhattan. She oversees and facilitates the Women’s Independence Safety and Empowerment (WISE) program, a comprehensive psycho-educational and therapeutic program for women arrested for prostitution. Ms. Goodman’s focus is in trauma work, and she has trained extensively in evidence-based practices for working with trauma survivors. She was previously a therapist at Safe Horizon’s Counseling Center, where she provided trauma-focused therapy for crime victims. She received her BA in sociology from Dickinson College and her MSW from the Silver School of Social Work at New York University.