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E-learning: Fundamentals of Providing Services to Survivors of Torture

Author(s): Center for Victims of Torture (CVT)
Date: September 1, 2015
Topic(s): Case Management, Cultural Awareness, Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Created by the Center for Victims of Torture National Capacity Building Project for Specialized Torture Treatment Centers (CVT) This course was funded by the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) to give refugee service provides a basic foundation in the knowledge and skills required to provide effective services to torture survivors. The nine modules are directed …

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Video: Case Management 101

Author(s): Center for Victims of Torture (CVT)
Date: March 20, 2014
Topic(s): Case Management
Subtopic(s): Boundaries, Case Documentation
This two-part video series contains information regarding best practices in maintaining client boundaries and tips on writing good case notes when working with survivors of torture. Each video is approximately 20 minutes in length. 

Archived Webinar: Substance Abuse and the Torture Survivor Experience

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: March 4, 2014
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Substance Misuse
This webinar describes the varying degrees of trauma that refugees and torture survivors have experienced and the subsequent substance usage in response to emotional turmoil.

Video: Torture Survivors Video Series

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: March 12, 2012
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
This five part video series shows members of the National Partnership for Community Training discuss their work with survivors of torture at the Harvard Program in Refugee Trauma, the NYU/Bellevue Program for Survivors of Torture and the Florida Center for Survivors of Torture. They explain the lessons learned and the models of care at some …

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