Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

National Partnership for Community Training

The National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT) is a technical assistance program funded by the Office of Refugee Resettlement that provides training services to mainstream providers in communities without torture treatment centers. NPCT is comprised of three organizations: the Florida Center for Survivors of Torture (FCST) at the Gulf Coast Jewish Family & Community Services, Inc.; The Harvard Program in Refugee Trauma (HPRT); and The Bellevue/NYU Program for Survivors of Torture (PSOT) . Its primary objective is to train social service providers outside of torture treatment centers, to effectively identify, refer, assist, and serve torture survivors to enable them to become functioning and contributing members of their families and communities.

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NPCT offers:

NPCT is involved in advancing the torture rehabilitation field by promoting the best and promising practices.  Working with other experts, NPCT has completed an extensive literature review of the trauma field which was published in Spring 2011. Excerpts can be viewed here.

The program is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Refugee Resettlement.

Location:
10300 SW 72 Street, Suite 380
Miami, FL 33173
partnership@gcjfs.org
Telephone: (305) 275-1930

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