National Consortium of Torture Treatment Programs 10th Annual Research Symposium:

“Torture Treatment: Clinical, Community, Policy Interventions, Outcome Evaluations”

Co-sponsored by the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
at George Washington University

Full Day Event  •  Monday, March 5th 2018  •  8:00am – 5:00pm
George Washington University, Washington, D.C.


RevBrew 2018

Thanks to all who supported our 7th Annual Kovler Center Friendraiser, which took place on Sunday, February 25th at Revolution Brewing. Thank you also to our generous raffle donors: CH Distillery, ComedySportz, iO Chicago Improv Theatre, Bethany Elkington, Kate Ibara, Marie Shebeck, Molly Costello, Marissa Chris Zain Neuman, Susan Hat, and Tula Yoga!

We are grateful for the Kovler Center Community Council (learn more about them here) for organizing this annual event. If you were unable to attend and wish to contribute to our work with torture survivors please donate.


Kovler Center Food Pantry

Help us re-stock our pantry for torture survivors! We now have an Amazon Wish List and anything you purchase from there will ship directly to Kovler Center. Find the wish list here and learn more about what items we are in need of by going here.


Read about Kovler Center’s volunteer Tigist and our international cooking group in the Chicago Reader.


Read about Kovler Center’s Mario Gonzalez in a recent issue of Chicago Magazine.



Marjorie Kovler Center helps transform the lives of individuals recovering from the complex consequences of politically-sanctioned torture. Kovler Center provides medical, mental health, and social services; trains and educates locally and globally; and advocates for the end of torture worldwide.