An accredited program must comply with specific guidelines.

An accredited program must have trained employees.

An accredited program must conduct criminal background checks on their employees.

An accredited program must show that their program meets minimum state guidelines.

An accredited program must provide at least 36 hours, 18 weeks of group intervention.

An accredited program must cover specific information in group.

An accredited program can charge fees for attending groups.

An accredited program believes that abusive behavior involves choice.

An accredited program believes people who are abusive can choose to change their behavior.