What must be a treatment program's primary goal?
The primary goal of a domestic violence perpetrator treatment program must be to increase the victim's safety by:
(1) Facilitating change in the participant's abusive behavior; and
(2) Holding the participant accountable for changing the participant's patterns of behaviors, thinking, and beliefs.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 26.50.150
. WSR 01-08-046, § 388-60-0055, filed 3/30/01, effective 4/30/01.]