The Children's Recovery Center

of Horry and Georgetown Counties

We're here to help 

The Children's Recovery Center is a safe haven for children who need help after the unthinkable occurs. 

Passionate professionals at our Myrtle Beach and Georgetown centers will guide young victims on the difficult journey from initial disclosure through the healing process to recovery.

Our first priority is always the child. We'll tap every resource to help children and families heal and protect themselves. 


Dianne Nordeen

Forensic Coordinator 

Dr. Carol Rahter

Medical Director

Christina Burzler
Cecil Chandler, Jr
Laura Flint, DPT
Jack Luber

Haydee Scencion

Bilingual Forensic Interviewer & Children's Advocate

Roxie the Therapy Dog

​& Official Greeter

James Jaffke

Vice President 
Thomas Bevins

Melissa McCabe, MD 


Gabrielle Gale 

​Our Board Member 


Craig Henry

Outreach and Intake Assistant/Forensic Interviewer

Louise Carson

Executive Director

Kelly Mason

Children's Advocate 


Pete MacVean
Anthony Mottola, III
Rachel Payne
Danielle Ratliffe
Sunshine Rearden
Sira Weaver

​Lauren Young 

Board of Directors

James Jaffke is an experienced business executive having held senior management positions with major technology companies including Cisco Systems, Motorola and NEC Corporation.  He is currently a Sr. Risk Manager with Deloitte Consulting where he works with Deloitte's Life Science and Health Care clients.  He attended Benedictine University and the University of Loyola School of Law.​ Jim lives in Surfside Beach, SC.  He is married to Jan. Both Jim and Jan are always eager to volunteer at CRC fundraising events and are always strong advocates for child abuse victims in our community.   

Children's Recovery Center       |    1801 Legion St |Myrtle Beach, SC 29577     |       843-448-3400

James Jaffke

          Board President