A safe learning environment for children

War Trauma Foundation and Salvation Army DR Congo have joined their local experience and expertise to promote the psychosocial recovery and well-being of children as well as their caregivers (parents and teachers) in Kivu, and to restore the economic resilience of youth. We have developed a training programme to increase the resilience of

Hope for a better and safer society

“Long after our meeting had ended we still heard the participants sing next door, revived by the training and reluctant to bring an end to the process”, recounts Yvonne Sliep. In Omdurman, the largest city of Sudan, she trained during eight days twenty women and five men in a programme of War Trauma Foundation.

Omdurman is located on the

Multi Family Approach in the Westbank

Sit on your hands. Facilitate, but let the group take responsibility. Important lessons in the training of field workers in the West Bank, Palestine. War Trauma Foundation (WTF) supports families that face complex psychosocial problems. WTF trainer Trudy Mooren introduced the Multi Family Approach.

MHPSS vital in emergency aid!

27th of November, the directors of Antares Foundation, HealthNet TPO, War Child, War Trauma Foundation and members of the UN-department Inter Agency Standing Committee on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support met with Dutch policymakers, politicians

War Trauma Foundation helped local aid workers to improve the life of school children and their families. In the Caucasian republics Chechnya, Ingushetia and North Ossetia we trained psychologists and counsellors. In turn they trained teachers, school directors and counsellors in thirty schools to recognize psychological problems and to create an atmosphere where children feel safe.



Restoring mental health and psychosocial support in low resource communities affected by humanitarian crises.