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Swedish mediation methods for young persons: intent and practice

Research project The purpose of this study is to identify the methods that are in victim offender mediation (VOM) and the advantages and disadvantages that may exist with different methods.

In victim offender mediation (VOM the victim and offender meets together with a mediator to discuss the crime and its consequences. The victim should be given the opportunity to process the criminal incident and the offender to get insight in the consequences of the crime. The project intends to contribute to increased knowledge of mediation to find methods that are favorable for children / young

Project overview

Project period:

2015-01-01 2016-12-30

Participating departments and units at Umeå University

Department of Social Work, Faculty of Social Sciences

Research subject

Social work