A Program Proven Effective for the Drunk Driving Offender

Program Agenda

Friday

6:00 - 9:00 PM Check Bags, Room Assignments, Intake, Program Overview, Rules, and Staff Introductions and Welcome Check in is between 6 and 6:30 p.m. You will need to reschedule if you are late.

NO MEALS SERVED FRIDAY NIGHT- SNACKS FURNISHED
9:00 - 11:30 PM Movie

Saturday

6:00 - 7:00 AM Wake up and showers
7:00 - 8:00 AM Differences Between Use, Abuse, and Dependence
Overview of DSM-IV Symptoms of Substance Use
8:00 - 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 - 10:30 AM Progression of Alcoholism/ Addiction Signs and Symptoms
10:30 - 11:00 AM Medical Consequences of Use
11:00 -12:00 PM Disease Concept: Myths, Truths, Scientific Criteria
12:00 -1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 - 3:00 PM Community Service
3:00 - 4:00 PM Disease Concept continued: Genetics, New Research, Changes in Brain Function, and Instructions for Viewing Video
4:00 - 5:00 PM Discussion of Hijacked Brain Video by Bill Moyers
5:00 - 5:30 PM Symptoms and Types of Denial
5:30- 6:00 PM The Process of Change
Making Positive Changes, Setting Goals, Measuring Success
6:00 - 7:00 PM Dinner
7:00 - 8:00 PM Dysfunctional Family Systems: Functional Families, Four Family Roles, Family Denial, Effects on Children
8:00 - 9:00 PM Introduction to Self-Help AA/NA, Spirituality and Other Forms of Recovery
9:15 - 11:15 PM Movie

Sunday

6:00 - 7:00 AM Wake Up, Pack Up, Clean Sleeping Area
7:00 - 8:00 AM Cost Benefit Analysis and Michigan Laws
8:00 - 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 - 10:00 AM Stage I and Stage II Recovery - Learning to Love
10:00 - 11:00 AM Recognizing Self-defeating Learned Behaviors
11:00 - 11:30 AM Traffic Safety: BAC Levels, Judgment Impairment, Motor Function Impairment and Other Drugs
11:30 - 12:00 PM Traffic Safety: Victim's Viewpoint, Survivor's Viewpoint, Driver's Viewpoint and Crash Statistics
12:00 - 12:45 PM Lunch
12:45 - 1:00 PM Traffic Safety: Rescue Personnel Perspective, Real People, and Video
1:00 - 2:00 PM Victim Impact Presentation
2:00 - 2:30 PM Client Completes Evaluation, Contract, and Journal
2:30 - 3:30 PM Individual Exit Interviews and Recommendations

* Breaks will be provided between classes

Impact Weekend reserves the right to vary the timing of scheduled events. Some timing may vary from facility to facility. However, content and material represented will be consistent.