Praesidium Accreditation™ publicly demonstrates that the Province of the Most Holy Name of Jesus (Western Dominican Province) has achieved the highest standard in child abuse prevention, consistent with the directives articulated by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and Conference of Major Superiors of Men. Praesidium specialists have thoroughly reviewed the policies of the Western Dominican Province, conducted site visits, interviewed members of the Province and members of our Review Board, and verified that the Standards for Accreditation have been met. To learn more about the process of accreditation, visit Praesidium’s website.