Treatment for Batterers

Bloomington, Ind.—Centerstone will host the latest in the free monthly Breakfast Learning Series: “Batterers’ Treatment,” this month featuring Tom Sullivan, MS, LCSW, LMFT. Sullivan will discuss physical battering and other types of abuse, societal supports, the difference between anger management and batterers’ treatment, and educational vs. motivational enhancement in treatment.

The workshop will be held Friday, March 27, 2009, 8:00-9:30 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church (2120 N. Fee Lane—Bloomington). It’s open to the public; no reservations are necessary; and continuing education credits will be available upon request (with a $5 processing fee for non-Centerstone employees).

For more information, contact Amy Williams (812.314.3413), Cathi Norton (812.355.6387) or check the Events page of the Centerstone website.

About Centerstone

Centerstone, a not-for-profit organization, is the nation’s largest provider of community-based behavioral healthcare. With a history that spans over fifty years, Centerstone provides a full range of behavioral health and related educational services to more than 69,000 individuals of all ages and their families annually. Children, adolescents, adults, seniors, and families all receive help from a multitude of different programs in more than 120 facilities and 150 partnership locations in Indiana and Tennessee. Centerstone is accredited by The Joint Commission in Indiana and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) in Tennessee. For more information about Centerstone, please call toll free at 888.291.4357.