Welcome to RKBU North

A service for service providers

RKBU North (Regional Centre for Child and Youth Mental Health and Child Welfare) provides education to professionals who work within child welfare and mental health. We are involved in education, courses and conferences all closely linked to practice and based on research.

The centre carries out research and professional development related to the mental health of children and adolescents, and child welfare. Our research aims to improve the quality of services provided to children and adolescents.

Employees at RKBU North:


Our Studies


Our list of experts

We have a number of experts within different fields and they can be contacted for enquiries 

View the entire list of experts for UiT


Telephone: +47 77 64 40 00 (University switchboard)

E-mail: post.rkbu@helsefak.uit.no

Postal address:

RKBU Nord  UiT Norges arktiske universitet, Postmottak  
Postboks 6050, Langnes

Address for visitors: 

Universitetsvegen 61, MH2 , floor L-9 og L-10. 

Our research groups

Preventive and health promotion measures

Measures and treatment
All research groups at the University