Activity of Mansmottagningen mot våld i Uppsala (in English: The Men's Clinic Against Violence in Uppsala)
Aims and objectives
Mansmottagningen mot våld i Uppsala is a civil society NGO that runs a set of programs/interventions for men that use or have used domestic violence. The key strategy in motivating change in men is based on a relational ground using a multiple perspective approach. Mansmottagningen mot våld i Uppsala has developed a treatment concept that includes a gender perspective.
Name: Mansmottagningen mot våld i Uppsala (in English: The Men's Clinic Against Violence in Uppsala)
Stakeholder: Civil society organisation
Area of intervention: Men and gender equality
Organisation Country: Sweden
Organisation Zip Code: 753 19
Organisation Phone: 46 (0)18-13 46 00
- Provision of programmes/interventions for men who use or have used violence (individual programmes as well as groups programmes), and related programmes for their respective partners.
- Provision of programmes/interventions for fathers who have used violence, and related programmes for the respective mothers
- Training and technical assistance nationally and internationally
The work of the treatment services to men with violent behaviours were evaluated in 2010 by The National Board of Health and Welfare: http://www.socialstyrelsen.se/publikationer2010/2010-6-34/Sidor/default.aspx