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We heal victims of torture through professional care worldwide.

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We advocate for the protection & care of torture survivors.

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  • CVT Executive Director Curt Goering talks with Dr. Pamela Brewer on MyNDTALK Radio about CVT's work with survivors, training, research and advocacy. 

  • NEWS: The Center for Victims of Torture today announced the election of four new members to its board of directors. The new members were elected at the December board meeting and will begin their terms in March 2019. In addition, Richard Senese steps into the role of board chair in March. Nancy Feldman has completed her term as chair and will remain on the board. The news was published in Sector News by the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits. 

  • An article at WJON Radio includes CVT among the organizations receiving funds from the Central Minnesota Community Foundation. 

  • CVT Statement: CVT publicized our strong objection to the illegal and inhumane asylum ban in a statement, “CVT Files Objection to the Asylum Ban.”

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