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

Ethiopia Counselors Stretch

Monday, May 16, 2016
Posted in Human Rights
Marie Soueid, CVT policy counsel, comments on a recent online conversation by New Tactics regarding the most effective ways to protect those who witness human rights violations.
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Thursday, May 12, 2016
Simon Cecil, MBA student at the Carlson School of Management, comments on his impressions of CVT’s New Tactics program during a project to increase program accessibility.
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Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Posted in Human Rights
Omar Al Tabakha, MENA initiative associate trainer, New Tactics Jordan, comments on his work training farmers in Strategic Effectiveness methods that help them reach their community goals.
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Curt Goering
Monday, May 9, 2016
Curt Goering writes about the disturbing developments in Egypt, which mirror shrinking space for human rights and civil society organizations in many other parts of the world.
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Thursday, May 5, 2016
Posted in Refugees, Minnesota
Laurie Bangs, CVT volunteer, reflects on building trust and a friendship with a CVT client during a shopping excursion in St. Paul.
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Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Jepkemoi Kibet, physiotherapist/trainer at CVT Kenya, comments on the presentation she gave recently regarding a tool that analyzes the ways torture survivors think about their pain.
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Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Islam Al-Aqeel, senior psychosocial counselor at CVT Jordan, describes her work helping survivors of torture look inside themselves and regain their identity.
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Mohamad Qtaishat
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Mohammed Qtaishat, a physiotherapist at CVT Jordan, describes how he helps survivors cope with symptoms that result from torture.
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Emily Hutchinson
Thursday, April 7, 2016
As an aspiring lawyer just about to enter law school when the Arab Spring began in Egypt, Emily Hutchinson was inspired by the activists in Tahrir Square and around the country to pursue a career in human rights law.
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Wednesday, March 30, 2016
To help ease fears, a St. Paul police officer meets with torture survivors at the CVT Healing Center.
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