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ENDING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE STARTS HERE
WELCOME TO SHIELD
Welcome to InvolvedDad's SHIELD Program! We offer a specialized batterer intervention program for men with a history of domestic violence. Our evidence-based curriculum is also designed to promote healthy relationships, teach fathers how to be better parents and co-parents, and end violent behavior. Our program is court-mandated and meets the specific needs of fathers who have a history of domestic violence. Learn more about our program below!
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
InvolvedDad's, SHIELD is an open/rolling enrollment comprehensive batterer intervention program that spans 26 weeks and includes weekly 2-hour classes led by two co-facilitators. In addition, participants have access to additional therapeutic groups and services that are led by InvolvedDad's licensed therapist. These additional services are offered to complement the 26-week classes, and include counseling sessions focused on nonviolence, accountability, sexual respect, responsible parenting, and non-threatening behavior. Men who complete the program will receive a completion certificate, and the program's focus is on ending violent behavior and teaching healthy communication and problem-solving. Our experienced facilitators guide men towards the program's objectives with supportive confrontations, education, and insight.
ELIGIBILITY & ENROLLMENT
To enroll in the SHIELD program, you must be court-mandated or receive a referral from a court or other agency. To self-refer, please contact us at 313.757.1388 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Our program is designed for men with a history of domestic violence who want to end their violent behavior, take accountability, and develop healthy communication and problem-solving skills.
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