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Partner Abuse Intervention Program

Partner Abuse Intervention Program

Hamdard Healthcare

Intervention program for men ages 18 and older who have committed acts of domestic violence against their spouses or partners.

Services Offered

Counseling • Anger Management • Mental Health • Domestic Violence Prevention • Domestic Violence Perpetrators

Description

Hamdard's Partner Abuse Intervention Program is a group based intervention for male perpetrators of domestic violence. Weekly sessions address topics including respect, trust, negotiation, fairness, non-threatening behavior, honesty, and accountability. The program also provides assessment, anger management, counseling, and abuse prevention services.

specialized service catering to males who have committed acts of domestic violence against their spouses or partners. Professionals trained in the area of domestic violence staff the program and are culturally sensitive to the needs of the target community. The program is based on the internationally recognized Duluth Domestic Intervention Project Model and meets Illinois Department of Human Services requirements.

Location

228 E. Lake St., Addison, IL 60101 41.9307966 -87.9827812

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Translation Services

Eligibility

-Clients are usually referred by the court system, but some self-referrals are accepted.
-Fees for the Addison group are $75 for intake and $30 per session (for 26 sessions, plus one week orientation). Fees must be paid in cash, personal check or credit card.

    Gender

  • Accepts men

    Age

  • Adults accepted

How to Apply

Call 630-835-1430 and press #5 for PAIP at prompt to begin the intake process. Intakes are generally scheduled and completed on Wednesdays. You will need to undergo an initial assessment to determine whether the program is appropriate for your needs. If admitted to the group, you will be required to sign a contract agreeing to attend weekly sessions and abide by the rules and spirit of the program. The group schedule is as follows:

-Addison: Wednesday 6:30pm-8:00pm