Marius Råkil

Keynote: What does it take to change men (and women) who use violence in intimate relationships? Developments and shifts in approaches and attitudes towards perpetrators over the last 3 decades.

Marius Råkil is the director of Alternativ til Vold, Norway. Alternative to Violence is a professional research and treatment centre in Norway for violent offenders and people witnessing or being exposed to violence. ATV started in 1987, as the first treatment centre for male batterers in Europe and has three main goals: Treatment, Education and Research.