Indianapolis Indiana Domestic Violence Batterers Intervention Program. Counseling for dysfunctional relationships, domestic violence, anger control, family violence, intimidation, mental abuse, physical abuse, emotional abuse, and power and control struggles. Locations in Greenwood, IN and Shelbyville, IN. Online classes available.
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Indianapolis, Greenwood, Franklin
(317) 859-9555
Everywhere Else
Toll Free 1-877-545-7698

Call 1-877-545-7698 ext 0 to check for emergency cancellations or schedule changes.

Class Schedule & Fees

Whether you are a man or a woman, you owe it to yourself to learn the skills needed to have loving, kind, happy, healthy relationships. By attending our program you can learn how to change bad habits and put an end to your own abusive words and actions. Click here to read comments from some of our previous clients.

We welcome you to come and observe one of our classes for free. There is no obligation and no pressure. After visiting one of our classes, if you wish to enroll simply stay for our new client orientation session.

Enrollment Instructions and Class Locations   <-Sign up
Enrollment information. Driving directions to each of our office locations. There are also links to maps.

Online Batterers Intervention Program Sessions
We are excited to announce we now offer class sessions online. A perfect solution for those who reside in remote areas or must travel on business. To learn more go to

Referral Source Information
Information that is useful for probation officers, marriage and family therapists, social workers, victim advocates, or anyone that is interested in referring individuals to our program. To check the current status of someone in our program, login to our online client tracking database. Go to

How our program is different and better than other options
This section provides an overview of important things to consider in choosing appropriate, effective and accountable counseling services to help end abusive behavior. It includes an explanation of our philosophy, approach, and strategy.

"We are not a mental health or substance abuse agency throwing together a quick anger management program. This is our specialty! Our evidenced based classes are specifically designed to provide the most safe and accountable intervention to end all levels of abusive behavior; not simply physical abuse. We challenge verbal abuse, mental abuse, emotional abuse, child abuse, and many other forms of abuse."

We are much different, better, and safer than anger management counseling programs. As a matter of fact, as an intervention for abusive behavior, typical anger management counseling, mental health counseling, or couples counseling can easily make the problem worse and may escalate the violence or abusive behavior. To understand why, take a few minutes and read the following:

Helpful Information for Partners
Helpful information for family and friends of abusive people and participants of our program.

Tools for Nonviolence
Included are a few documents used in the Nonviolence Training Program. Please understand that the use of these tools will not replace the need to attend the program.

Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to frequently asked questions.

BIP Provider Training
If you are looking for information about training to become certified as an Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence Batterers Intervention Program Provider, go to

Substance Abuse Services
Outpatient addiction counseling and treatment is available at our Greenwood location. Our staff are all professionally licensed and our agency is Certified by the State of Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addictions

A few suggestions for other places to find useful information online.

In compliance with Indiana Code, we are the leading Indianapolis, Indiana
metro area program certified by the Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence

We offer Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence Certified BIP services in Indianapolis' south suburbs of Greenwood and Shelbyville, Indiana.
For ICADV Certified services in Lafayette, Indiana contact Character Restoration Center
For ICADV Certified services in Evansville, Indiana contact the Amends Program
For ICADV Certified services on the north side of Indianapolis or in Noblesville, Indiana contact Central Integrity

All of our services are provided without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, disability, national origin, ancestry, or status as a veteran, and any other protected classes.

Nonviolent Alternatives is a service of

Abuse Counseling & Education, Inc.
a 501(c)(3) Public Charity Not For Profit Company

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