Chris Moynihan, LCSW
Chris Moynihan is the Director of Clinical Services and Training for Foster Care at Omni Visions. Moynihan, a licensed social worker who has worked with at-risk children and as a private counselor for many years, was formerly the Clinical Director at Genesis Learning Centers. During his time at Genesis, Moynihan transformed their treatment practices by incorporating trauma-informed practices into a special day school setting for children with unique or challenging behavioral needs. His goal is to help the leaders and managers of other social services organizations learn to navigate the often complex world of child welfare, mental health, and educational systems. Thanks to his clinical background including cognitive behavioral therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, and motivational interviewing, Moynihan is also well-versed in teaching others about safe intervention practices when it comes to handling residential and crisis services.
Moynihan holds a master's degree in social work from The University of Tennessee in Knoxville.