Impaired Driving Activity: Power of Self-Talk
This exercise is a fun and creative way for individuals to use real-world examples to practice the cognitive-behavioral model. As participants understand the importance of their self-talk, they can practice paying attention to this in their daily lives and make better decisions in the future.
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Probation Scenario: Role Clarification
This scenario demonstrates the approach to clarify the active roles of the probation officer and the client.
Impaired Driving Activity: Risky Business
Alcohol and other drug use can affect judgment, vision and reaction time… all three of which are critical in the operation of a motor vehicle.
Impaired Driving Activity: Share Your Arrest Experience
Encourage individuals to share important information about their arrest with their peers – and to be honest when sharing their arrest record. When sharing information that may be sensitive, individuals are more likely to share in a small group.
Probation Scenario: Evoking Change Talk
This scenario exemplifies how to successfully evoke change talk within the client.
Impaired Driving Activity: Your Relationship with Substances
Help participants understand the different types of relationships they may have with alcohol and/or other drugs and how patterns of use can change over time.
Impaired Driving Activity: What Is A Drink
Help participants appreciate that it is the quantity of alcohol they are consuming that is intoxicating, not the beverage.