Impaired Driving Activity: Balloon Juggle
Help participants identify people who are very important in their lives and consider how participants’ alcohol or other drug use can harm, destroy or take these important people away from them. Or, help participants identify those values most important to them and demonstrate how people modify their behavior to maintain their relationship with alcohol and other drugs.
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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.
Impaired Driving Activity: Cost of Impaired Driving
Help participants recognize the high cost, both financially and personally, of a DUI and multiple DUI.
Impaired Driving Activity: Myth Versus Fact
To clarify common myths, many of which reveal thinking patterns that support or justify a person’s alcohol or drug use.
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: Poster Presentations
To demonstrate that the effects of alcohol are not limited to the short-term effects like “feeling drunk,” but that permanent damage can occur to a number of vital organs.
Probation Scenario: Goal Setting
This role-play demonstrates how officers can offer support to clients as they identify goals and develop strategies to make progress toward these goals.