CHANGES COUNSELING CENTER - DUI, Substance Abuse Counseling, & BASICS program
DUI program rules and procedures for Changes Counseling Center.
PROGRAM POLICIES FOR DUI AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE CLASSES:


WEEKLY ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY. GROUPS THAT ARE MISSED, MUST BE MADE UP.     

 MISSING 3 OR MORE WEEKS IN A ROW IS CONSIDERED A DEFAULT FROM THE PROGRAM, AND WILL BE REPORTED TO YOUR COURT.

CLIENTS WILL NOT BE ADMITTED INTO GROUP, MORE THAN 9 MINUTES AFTER THE START.    

PHONES MUST BE TURNED OFF, AND PLEASE NO TEXTING DURING GROUP TIME.

CLIENTS WILL NOT BE ADMITTED INTO GROUP MORE THAN 9 MINUTES AFTER THE START. 
    
CLIENTS WILL NOT BE ADMITTED INTO GROUP IF UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF MIND ALTERING SUBSTANCES, AND WILL BE REPORTED TO THEIR REFERING AGENCY. 

PAYMENT IS DUE AT THE TIME OF SERVICE. CLIENTS HAVING A BALANCE OF MORE THAN $100.00 WILL NOT BE ADMITTED INTO GROUP WITHOUT THEIR MINIMUM $25.00 PAYMENT. NO MORE THAN $100 CREDIT CAN BE EXTENDED TO CLIENTS.

CLIENTS MAY ATTEND ANY GROUP TIME, OR DAY AS NEEDED BY YOUR SCHEDULE. SCHEDULE CHANGES DO NOT NEED TO BE PRE-ARRANGED.

CLIENTS MUST TREAT FELLOW GROUP MEMBERS AND COUNSELORS WITH RESPECT, AND WILL BE TREATED WITH THE UTMOST RESPECT AND PROFESSIONALISM. 

COUNSELORS AND CLIENTS MUST RESPECT PRIVACY AND WILL NOT DISCUSS GROUP MATTERS OUTSIDE OF THE OFFICE.

THIS PROGRAM IS ABSTINENCE BASED, AND CLIENTS SHOULD REFRAIN FROM TAKING MIND-ALTERING SUBSTANCES WHILE IN COUNSELING.