CVT In the News
Former CVT Jordan Psychotherapist/Trainer Ferdinand Garoff discusses the long-term impact of war trauma.
Source: Swedish Yle
A journalist who is also the parent of a child in a previous counseling group writes a letter expressing appreciation to CVT Jordan.
Source: Altruism News
CVT Jordan staff provides insight on the suicidal thoughts of Syrian refugees for an article on how suicide is becoming a crisis in the Syrian civil war.
Source: Foreign Policy
CVT Director of Client Services Andrea Northwood welcomes the news that the Federal government’s immigration offices in the Twin Cities will remain in place near adequate access to public transportation.
TPO Cambodia, one of CVT's Partners in Trauma Health (PATH) partner torture rehabilitation centers, is mentioned in a Letter to the Editor by PATH Program Manager Pamela Kriege Santoso on the need to integrate mental health and psychosocial support in humanitarian responses.
Executive Director Curt Goering writes on the significance of June 26 - International Day in Support of Victims of Torture.
Source: The Huffington Post
Melina Milazzo, CVT's Senior Policy Counsel, discusses the status of efforts to transfer detainees out of the Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility and to close it.
Source: National Journal
Rosa Garcia-Peltoniemi, CVT senior consulting clinician, was awarded the 2014 Minnesota Psychological Association's Leadership in Diversity Award.
Source: Minnesota Psychological Association
CVT Senior Research and Evaluation Manager Greg Vinson discusses mental health screening for traumatized refugees. Greg was part of a working group assembled by the Minnesota Department of Health to identify five questions to be asked during the initial health screening exam given to all newly arrived refugees.
Annie Sovcik, CVT's Director of the Washington Office, writes on the need to expand mental health services for refugees and survivors of humanitarian emergencies worldwide.
Source: The Hill's Congress Blog
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