Counselling torture survivors /
By: Staehr, Allan
Contributor(s): Staehr, MiaPublisher: Copenhagen IRCT 1995Description: 165pISBN: 9788788882193; 8788882195Subject(s): Torture Victims Rehabilitation | Human Rights | Humanitarianism | Detention Of Persons | Refugees, Political | Trauma | Victims | Counselling | Justice | RefugeesDDC classification: 362.87 STA
This publication contains information and training material which aims to facilitate the rehabilitation of torture survivors and their families in countries where there are insufficient experienced health professionals to work with the survivors. It includes the 'UN Convention against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment', the 'Declaration of Tokyo', a handbook for ex-political prisoners, the description of the counselling method, psychological concepts and a master sheet for monitoring.