Training: Improving Care to Torture Survivors
At CVT, training is about finding ways to strengthen and support the people and organizations that work with torture survivors. We offer training projects around the world so that individuals and organizations can learn new and improved ways to provide healing services to survivors and work for a world without torture.
National Training Initiatives
We strengthen torture rehabilitation centers across the United States so that they will be able to enhance and expand treatment to torture survivors. We maintain www.HealTorture.org as a unique resource for torture rehabilitation professionals.
International Training Initiatives
Healing in Northern Uganda is an initiative by CVT to provide mental health services to survivors of the war and to develop the ability of local organizations to provide healing services now and in the future.
New Tactics in Human Rights helps human rights defenders work more effectively so they can achieve their goals and better address human rights violations around the world.
CVT works with torture rehabilitation centers throughout the world to expand their ability to provide high quality mental health services to survivors and to build sound financially stable organizations.