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Center for Victims of Torture
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The Center for Victims of Torture (CVT) exists to heal the wounds of torture and war on individuals, their families and their communities, and to stop its practice.
The Center for Victims of Torture (CVT) exists to heal the wounds of torture and war on individuals, their families and their communities, and to stop its practice.

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Joseph Wesonga, phsyiotherapist/trainer, writes about life-changing physical therapy at CVT's newest location.
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For Christine Bornhofer and her niece, Danielle, crafting DIY heating pads for CVT's torture survivor clients is a family affair. Learn more about this incredible duo!
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Jack Indusa, logistics officer, CVT Nairobi, writes about the complexity and importance of logistics work in Kakuma and Nairobi.
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(Tekle Tareke) Taktar, a member of the Victims of Sinai Torture Association, Adi Harush refugee camp, Ethiopia, wrote this original poem. Enjoy!
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Curt Goering, CVT executive director, speaks out against family separations, urging people to contact Congress and tell them to end these inhumane practices. “Our leaders cannot let these policies continue. But neither must they trade one set of harms for another.”
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Just in time for World Refugee Day, Maggie Mabie, intern at CVT's Washington Office, emphasizes that the refugee crisis is a torture crisis.
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CVT's volunteer gardener, Steve Ruce, reflects on two-plus decades of service to CVT and the healing power of gardening.
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Fawn Bernhardt-Norvell, CVT's director of development, reflects on her recent trip to Africa.
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