Centre for Torture Survivors in Finland

The Centre for Torture Survivors (CTSF) in Finland is an adult psychiatric outpatient clinic, which assesses treats and rehabilitates severely traumatised refugee torture victims and their family members. Treatment starts during the evaluation and analysis phase. Rehabilitation involves psycho, physio, activity and family therapy, as well as guidance on social services.

The activities of the CTSF are religiously and politically impartial. The activities are based on the international agreements done by Finland on conduct toward refugees and asylum seekers.


Contact information

Centre for Torture Survivors in Finland
Munkkisaarenkatu 16
F-00510 Helsinki, Finland
Tel. +358 50 502 7581

Mika Paasolainen, Unit Director
Tel. +358 50 502 7659
mika.paasolainen@hdl.fi