Mental Health Evaluators
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Introduction to Training for Mental Health Professionals Evaluating Torture Survivors for Asylum Claims
Lisa Matos from HealthRight International provides an introduction to the training resources available for mental health professionals serving as evaluators for asylum seekers. These resources can be found here:
This video is slightly less than 2 minutes long.
This mental health evaluator training section has been compiled through the combined efforts of Lisa Matos, Project Director of the Human Rights Clinic of HealthRight International, and participants in the National Capacity Building Project's 2011 institute: Torture Survivors Seeking Asylum: The Intersection of Forensic Mental Health Evaluation and Legal Representation.