This course consists of eight, half-day webinars (9 AM- 1 PM EST), occurring every Tuesday and Thursday from February 2nd -February 25th. During the course, participants will learn about engaging individuals who have used abusive behavior in a change process, the history and evaluation of abuse intervention work, and the Maryland State Guidelines for Abuse Intervention Programs. To qualify for the completion certificate, audience members must fully attend and participate in the full 30-hour program and complete the associated evaluation. Category 1 Social Work continuing education units will be offered. This series is offered at no charge through support from the Governor’s Office on Crime Prevention, Youth & Victim Services.