Center for Injury Research and Prevention

Caroline Menapace, MSW, LCSW

Mental Health Therapist

Caroline Menapace, MSW, LCSW is a Mental Health Therapist for the CHOP Violence Intervention Program (VIP). She has rich experience in working with youth and families affected by violence and trauma. Caroline worked in the child welfare system as a Foster Care Social Worker and most recently as a Victim Advocate for child sexual abuse victims at Philadelphia’s Child Advocacy Center. She is trained in the Child and Family Traumatic Stress Intervention (CFTSI) and also provides therapy to assault-injured youth.

Caroline received her Master of Social Work degree from The University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy and Practice and is a Licensed Social Worker. She can be contacted at


Violence Intervention Program (VIP)