Jefferson County, Alabama

Batterer Intervention Classes


General Information
These classes are specifically designed for the identified violent offenders in the Protection from Abuse petitions filed through Family Court. This 16-week program consists of a series of structured training sessions and support groups. The program is designed to teach participants to stop or prevent violence through: learning new ways to communicate, developing alternative actions and reactions, learning how to accept and how to control anger, and gaining a new self-image. These classes are provided on-site at Family Court by Gateway.

For more information, contact Wes Goodenough at 205-328-6010.

Jefferson County Family Court
120 2nd Ct. North, Birmingham AL 35204

Maps & Directions:
Birmingham Courthouse
Bessemer Courthouse

Phone Numbers:
Birmingham (205) 325-5491
Bessemer (205) 481-4225