Other Healing Services

Legal ADvocacy

Through a partnership with CONNECT, we offer the services of a Legal Advocate to assist survivors of Domestic Violence with issues related to reporting to the police and/or District Attorney’s Office, court proceedings, obtaining orders of protection, immigration processes and asylum seeking.  Partnerships with Manhattan Legal Services and the New York Legal Assistance Group allow us to ensure that all of our clients have access to legal assistance. 

 

Psychiatric Evaluation

CVTC is one of very few programs state-wide offering psychiatric evaluation, consultation, treatment and medication supervision for clients suffering from severe symptoms of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) at no charge.

 

Complementary Therapy

CVTC is pleased to offer several forms of alternative therapy to our clients.  These modalities include meditation, guided imagery, hypnosis, shamanic journey work, art therapy, and others, are offered in conjunction with trauma-focused psychotherapy.  In addition to reducing anxiety, depression, and other symptoms of PTSD, this work can be an effective alternative to psychiatric medication.