CVT In the News
CVT Board Member Jennifer Reedstrom Bishop is among the Attorneys of the Year recognized by Minnesota Lawyer magazine.
Source: Minnesota Lawyer
CVT is among a coalition of organizations calling for a United Nations Security Council resolution demanding full and unimpeded humanitarian access to all areas of Syria.
Source: Independent European Daily Express
Tortured & Detained: Survivor Stories of U.S. Immigration Detention, a report from CVT and the Torture Abolition and Survivors Support Coalition International, is mentioned in an article on the conditions and medical services in U.S. immigration detention centers.
Source: La Opinion
A CVT Psychotherapist/Trainer in Jordan speaks to Turun Sanomat, a newspaper in Finland, about the Syrian refugee crisis.
Source: Turun Sanomat
A CVT Psychotherapist/Trainer in Jordan speaks to Aamulehti, a newspaper in Finland, about the Syrian refugee crisis. Article in Finnish.
CVT Executive Director Curt Goering responds to the lastest memoir from a former government official who had a hand in the torture policies after September 11, 2001.
Source: The Huffington Post
CVT Executive Director Curt Goering responds to a news article about recent photographic evidence of widespread torture in Syria and calls for increased funding for the United Nations Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture.
Source: The New York Times
CVT Executive Director Curt Goering responds to an editorial about the violence in Syria and recent photographic evidence of torture in that country.
The first national survey of refugee mental health screening practices found that while refugee trauma survivors are at increased risk of developing posttraumatic stress disorder and major depression, most states do not provide mental health screenings. The survey, conducted by researchers at the University of Minnesota in collaboration with the State Refugee Health Coordinator and CVT, was published in the Journal of Immigrant and Refugee Studies.
Dr. Steven Miles, a CVT board member, discusses a recent report documenting the torture of thousands of Syrians with photographic evidence.
Source: Background Briefing with Ian Masters
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