Healing and Human Rights: A Blog by the Center for Victims of Torture

Ethiopia Counselors Stretch

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
All CVT trainers and clinical advisors who are based in Africa are meeting together for a week of learning, sharing, self-care and fun.
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Monday, June 18, 2018
Curt Goering, CVT executive director, urges people to contact Congress and tell them to end inhumane family separation practices.
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Friday, June 15, 2018
Maggie Mabie, intern for CVT's Washington Office, reflects on the significance of June 20, World Refugee Day.
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Friday, June 15, 2018
Maggie Mabie, intern for CVT's Washington Office, compiled a list of events commemorating World Refugee Day, June 20, for D.C. area locals.
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Thursday, June 14, 2018
CVT's volunteer gardener, Steve Ruce, reflects on two-plus decades of service to CVT and the healing power of gardening.
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Wednesday, June 13, 2018
CVT's director of development, Fawn Bernhardt-Norvell, reflects on the words of former CVT clients.
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Thursday, June 7, 2018
Curious about the role of the interpreter in a survivor's healing? Check out this blog series!
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Tuesday, June 5, 2018
To help address ongoing challenges faced by LGBTI clients after they complete counseling, CVT Nairobi started an innovative Aftercare program for continuing care.
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018
The Interpreter Project group continues to explore the role of the interpreter in a client’s healing journey and discusses communicating concepts of distress across cultural barriers.
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Thursday, May 17, 2018
Jackson Mutavi is senior monitoring and evaluation officer, CVT Nairobi. I am a graduate student at Kenyatta University’s Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science in the School of Pure and Applied Sciences. I graduated with a Bachelor of Information Technology degree from Kenyatta University and a Monitoring and Evaluation certificate from Nairobi University. 
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