Domestic Violence Offender Treatment
In the event a person is sentenced to Domestic Violence treatment, the State requires a year's participation in a State approved treatment program. The program requires weekly attendance for six months and then monthly attendance for another six months.
The State mandated treatment program includes a set of requirements, which must be met prior to receiving a certificate of completion.
- Is there a more complex issue having to do with families? After all, we turn the news on and what do we hear? Someone just shot and killed a police officer who was answering a 911 call about domestic violence. Or a distraught father decides to kill his whole family instead of letting go of something that really didn't...more
- I know a couple (man and wife) that have very distinct and traditional roles in their marriage. The husband is the breadwinner and the wife manages the home, which includes balancing the checkbook and budget. If you were to see this couple walking together hand in hand in the mall, you would not guess this is the case. They...more
- Whether you are a mandated reporter of child abuse/neglect or not, there remains a responsibility to be on guard for the safety of our children. For those who are in professions that require reporting, it is clear to them when to report and the procedures to do so. What about the rest? The rest who may not be mandatory...more
- Are you afraid to say you are the head of your household? Do you and your spouse have agreed upon roles for the sake of organizing your family in order to raise the children in an organized, thoughtful, and forward thinking way of life? Or is your home in chaos? If man has been socialized to think he is...more