2 N. Market St, Ste. # 420, San Jose, CA 95113

408-283-8943 info@factr.org

Our Team

Factr Team  

Management Team

Karita M Hummer, LCSW, BCD Co-Founder and Clinical Director
Karita M Hummer, LCSW, BCD
Co-Founder and Clinical Director

Karita is a licensed clinical social worker with extensive professional experience in working on behalf of refugees and immigrants who are victims of war trauma and psycho-political torture. Karita graduated with an MSW degree from the University of Pittsburgh and has a Certificate from the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy Program. Karita has lectured widely on the subject of Childhood Bereavement, Divorce, Psychological Trauma and Refugee Mental Health.


Advisory Board

Rozita Dimova, Ph.D.
Nick Farooghi,  Esq.
Mary Goulart
Joyce McEwan Crawford, MSW
Joseph Naegele, Esq.
Marilee Ruebsamin, Ph.D.
Hatixhe Grbeshi, J.D.
Anna Maj-Scheibinger, M.A.
Sahar Eldeeb
Theresa Sabatino, Psy.D. 
Ziep Pham
Cynthia Balazeiro, MBA

Board of Directors


Jennifer West
Huong Lam
Karita Hummer
Gautam Khandelwal
Fiona Poulos
Vitali Tikhonov
Sumit Lohani
Sonika Shrivastava
Venegas Pai

In Memory of Jose Alvarez, our very dear friend, supporter and photographer in Residence.

We welcome you to join us as a volunteer or as a donor.

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