Ottar Ness, Norway

PhD, family therapist and professor of Counselling and Mental Health Care

ottar.ness@ntnu.no

Ottar Ness works as Professor of Counselling at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU); as Professor of Mental Health Care at University College of Southeast-Norway (UCSN); and Professor 2 of Mental Health Care at Nord University (NU). He has been doing “research and development” work on family therapy practices; on recovery processes in mental health and substance abuse care; and ron ecovery-oriented practices and services within community mental health care. He is a Taos Associate and on the Board of The Extended Therapy Room in Gothenburg.