Maria Akatemia

Maria Akatemia is a non-profit organisation for research, development and education in Finland. The registered non-governmental organisation is independent of any political or religious ideologies.

The vision of Maria Akatemia is to promote the wellbeing and human inner growth of individuals and communities, for this further supports sustainable intercultural interaction at national and global levels. Its operations and research areas include gender specificity, violence prevention, work community wellbeing and ethical leadership.

Maria Akatemia is specialised in the recognition and treatment of women’s inner ill-being and violence and have since 2003 the Demeter programme for the prevention of violence by women.

Maria Akatemia provides seminars, workshops and lectures tailor made according to the needs of your clients or work community. All Maria Akatemia’s services and products are based on a psychodynamic conception of the human and on the theory of inner script dynamics.

Help stop violence by women. 

Open Line (Avoin linja) for women who use, or are afraid that they might use violence
call +358 9 7562 2260 Tuesdays at 16-18, Fridays at 12-14
This website provides chat. When the chat is closed, you can write an e-postmessage to:  for young women who use, or are afraid that they might use violence

The violence prevention programme is free of cost (Veikkaus/STEA). We speak English.