Country Japan
Year 2008
Type of Measure Perpetrators Programme
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


From September 2008, probation officers at every probation office implement the Violence Prevention Programme which is composed of five sessions and based on cognitive behavioral therapy. Participants include perpetrators of violence against women bound by special conditions or who voluntarily take part in the programme.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Japan to the questionnaire on violence against women