Emotional and Domestic Abuse Counseling
For those seeking domestic violence counseling, Crossroads Recovery offers its professional services.
This intensive 40-week program takes an offender through the stages of education and self-reflection to help zero in on the causes of prior incidents, with the ultimate goal of ensuring no further offenses occur. Legal courts in the State of Ohio do not take domestic violence lightly, and that is why we will do our best to equip you with the proper resources to prevent future physical confrontations.
Our Central Ohio domestic violence counseling service is also referred to as a Batterers’ Intervention Program (BIP). We accept court-ordered offenders.
This counseling and education service is provided for males only.
The Duluth Model
With insight from the Duluth Model, Crossroads looks to prevent any and all future instances of domestic abuse.
The model, established in the 1980s, uses proven, time-tested tactics to bring an end to partner and family violence. This approach to stopping domestic battery operates by taking the blame off the victim, educating offenders of related penalties and identifying problematic behavioral patterns.
Signs and Symptoms of Domestic Violence
- Continual use of insults or negative name-calling
- Extreme acts of jealousy and possessiveness
- Physically threatening acts, such as hitting, shoving or kicking
- Blaming the victim after a violent outburst
- Habitual insulting of a partner’s friends and family
- Using a weapon to coerce or threaten a partner
These are just some of the signs surrounding domestic abuse. Crossroads specializes in identifying all problematic behavioral patterns and assessing your individual circumstance. These symptoms are according to the Mayo Clinic.
We, at Crossroads, want to see you pursue your brightest future. Our primary objective is to keep you safe, out of trouble and on a wholesome road to recovery.