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There are Healing Centers in the United States and in other countries of the world. Please review the Domestic and International maps to learn more about Healing Centers or to find a Healing Center near you.

Features & News

The Healing Power of Friendship

By CVT Intern Joseph Walker

“From the depths of despair, loss of hope, separation from family, fears of being rejected for asylum and being sent back to dangerous environments, to hope, confidence and joy.” This is how Ben Kohler describes the changes he sees in the clients he volunteers with.

Privilege and Giving Back

by Valerie Thompson, CVT volunteer

Lisa Matos of HealthRight International is privileged and she will tell you so. She will also tell you that it is this sense of being fortunate that drives her to work for others.

Lisa Matos, HealthRight International“I was a privileged immigrant,” she says, and as such, she wanted to help those

Transition from stand-alone nonprofit to embedded program is complex but rewarding

By Valerie Thompson, CVT Volunteer

It’s been just about a year now since Survivors International, based in the Bay Area, was brought under the umbrella of the University of California, San Francisco and the San Francisco General Hospital Trauma Recovery Center.