Centre for Psychotraumatology
Deaconess Foundation’s Centre for Psychotraumatology is a psychiatric clinic, which assesses treats and rehabilitates torture victims and their family members. We treat severely traumatised refugees – adults, children and families. We also provide nationwide training and consultations for professionals and work communities. Clients receive the services free of charge. The municipalities in which clients reside cover the costs of possible interpretation and travel expenses.
The Centre for Psychotraumatology comprises the Centre for Torture Survivors in Finland (CTSF) and War Trauma Rehabilitation and the and also the Children and Youth Team.
Services for immigrants
The project connects a volunteer Finnish family and an Ukrainien family.