Groupwork with Men Who Batter
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | Intermediate*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CEU Course Description
Currently, there is wide variation in content, style, and length of batterer intervention programs, from small group treatment programs to universal prevention efforts. This CEU course focuses on the research on small group treatment programs for men who batter by first providing a brief overview of the history and current practice of groupwork with men who batter, and then focuses on key findings from the published research on batterer group programs.
Article Author: Jeffrey Edleson, Ph.D.
Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)
CEU Course Objectives
1. Investigate the type of batterer intervention programs that provide the most positive outcomes in terms of reassault prevention.
2. Examine what has been found to affect program completion.
3. Identify the factors responsible for better outcomes among participants of batterer programs.
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