Abbas Hakimzadeh is a prominent Iranian student activist who has served as chief editor of AUT (Amir Kabir University of Technology) News and served on the board of the largest student website in Iran, DaneshjooNews. He has been arrested three times: for his student activism at Tehran's Polytechnic University, his work on a website that published news about the government's human rights violations, and for his activities with Daftar-e Tahkim Vahdat (the Office for Strengthening Unity). Abbas Hakimzadeh currently works for Cisco Systems in California.
What Tavaana Students Have to Say
This course taught me to know myself better and how to face the injuries that my spouse and I suffered while we were imprisoned. I came to have a more rational view of it, and I became more skilled in interacting with people who are victims of trauma.
- Bahram, Trauma Healing course graduate