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

Ethiopia Counselors Stretch

Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Maisoon Al-Bukhari, senior physiotherapist, CVT Jordan, reflects on the ways she works with survivors to improve their levels of functioning and wellbeing.
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Friday, July 15, 2016
Marie Soueid, CVT policy counsel, comments on a recent Syrian case in advance of International Justice Day.
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Thursday, July 14, 2016
Posted in Human Rights
In response to recent U.S. events, Curt Goering, CVT executive director, expresses support for the Black American community.
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Thursday, July 14, 2016
Posted in Human Rights
Tarek Lamouchi, Tunisia New Tactics field & training development officer, describes his work with activists and organizations on human rights issues to improve people’s lives and communities.  
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Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Kristi Rendahl, CVT organizational development advisor, describes her work doing assessments of locations where CVT may bring its rehabilitative care for torture survivors.
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Annie Sovcik, Esq.
Thursday, June 30, 2016
For July 4th, Annie Sovcik, director of CVT's Washington, D.C., office, considers how our Founding Fathers would react to today's inflammatory rhetoric about torture and about closing our doors to refugees.
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Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Amal Hassan, CVT Somali community liaison, comments on her experience moving to America and the importance of welcoming refugees and asylum seekers.
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Curt Goering
Friday, June 24, 2016
Curt Goering, CVT's executive director, reflects on the uncertainty for residents of Dadaab as the world honors the UN International Day in Support of Victims of Torture.
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Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Shorouq Jabari, physiotherapist, CVT Jordan, writes about combining rewarding work with her physiotherapy skills in her work with survivors of torture at CVT.
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Thursday, June 16, 2016
Amanda McDonald, CVT social worker and case manager, comments on the transformation her clients have experienced as a result of living at Sarah’s … an Oasis for Women.
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