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Tuesday, July 7th to Wednesday, September 30th

Please join us in an online, open forum on telehealth. NCB is providing an opportunity for clinicians to ask each other questions, share observations and adapted telehealth protocols for the SoT population via an online forum and technical exchange. This conversation will be a forum for peer-led informational exchange. NCB staff will assist in facilitating and monitoring the conversation.

Directions: Please watch Eugene Augusterfer’s presentation and interview Telemedicine in Mental Health first. Then feel free to join us in this open forum. All are welcome to join this forum, whether you have an account on or not. For more information on using the forum, please read the directions on the first post. Please keep your comments respectful, relevant, factual, and do not share identifying information about clients per client privacy and HIPAA regulations. This forum will be open from July 6, 2020 through September 30, 2020.

Do you work with survivors of torture?

Do you have an issue or question that you need help with for your program?

Let us help you.

The National Capacity Building Project (NCB) offers free, remote consultations to meet pressing issues at torture survivor programs and refugee-serving organizations.

What is a consultation with NCB?

It is an opportunity for you and your program to work with an expert and seek their advice on issues or a specific question regarding your work. NCB has experts that we can draw on to help you.

What are some examples of issues or questions that NCB can help us with?

  • What are some resources on secondary trauma?
  • We have some questions about client confidentiality.
  • How do you screen for torture survivor eligibility?
  • How can you monitor and evaluate your program?
  • We have some questions on reporting.
  • What are the important elements of documentation for asylum?
  • We are looking for an expert to help us doing a forensic evaluation in our state.
  • Where can I find information on the basics of working with torture survivors for new staff?
  • What kind of group treatment might be best for our clients?
  • What are some tips for interpreters working with torture survivors?

How does a consultation with NCB work?

Reach out to us with your specific question or issue and we will connect with you by email, phone or video conference.

Let us help you by filling out the form below with your question or issue.

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