What to expect, Schedule, etc..

What you need to know before you arrive: 

(Confirmation Letter Information)

MEDICATIONS: Please bring prescription medication that you need. These will be checked the first night-bring only the amount needed for the weekend and in original prescription bottle.
WHAT TO BRING:
All meals are provided, with the exception of dinner on Thursday & Sunday;
Toothbrush, razor, deodorant, shampoo & other personal toiletry items;
Adequate clothing for the 72 hours. Clothing should be comfortable and appropriate;
Extra money for snacks. Drinks or snacks brought from home must be factory-sealed;
You may bring cell phones, laptops, and iPads -they will be turned in during programming hours;
Please bring extra $25 for the remedial points if you choose to sign up for the credit.

72 & 48 Hour Residential Program Details
Arrival & Dismissal: 72/48hr programs
Arrival is 3:00-5:30 on your program start date.
72hr is dismissed at 3:00-5:00pm Sunday.
48hr is dismissed at 5:30-6pm Saturday.
(You are not allowed to leave the hotel during this time frame)

Where to go at the hotel:
When arriving at your program at a hotel, please ask for the conference room and check in with ARC staff.
What to bring:
Toothbrush/ paste, deodorant, shampoo and other toiletry items. Adequate clothing for the 72 hours. Clothing should be comfortable and appropriate.
Extra money/ food: You may want to bring money for sodas & snacks or you can bring new, unopened snacks from home. For the points to be filed with BMV, please bring an additional $25.
MEALS:
All of the hotels provide breakfast.
Lunch at all locations are sandwiches, salads, chips, and fruit or cookies.

Sharonville, Middletown, Dayton, & Dublin Drury Inns:
Dinner and breakfast buffets (this includes Thursday night).
Fairborn Baymont Inn, Springfield Comfort Suites, & Wilmington Inn
Fairborn & Springfield provide breakfast buffets
Wilmington Inn provides continental breakfast.
Dinner at these location are:
Friday night is Pizza & Vegetable tray
Saturday is Beef Stew or Chili, with breads, cheese &  crackers

Food Delivery: 
You may have food delivered from a restaurant daily from 6pm-8pm;
(This is at your own expense.)

Special Diets:
If you are vegetarian, vegan, or prefer special dietary items, please bring these in sealed and new packaging.

CELL PHONES: Cell phones are kept by staff during program hours.

MEDICATION: Bring only enough medicine for the weekend and in its original bottle. You cannot bring prescription medications to the program without the bottle.
OAC 5122-29-12 P) Pharmaceutical services:
(2) Clients who take prescription medications and/or over-the-counter medications may “self-medicate” at driver intervention programs. Each driver intervention program that permits clients to self-medicate shall have written policies and/or procedures for client self-medication that include, at a minimum, the following:
(a) Policy prohibiting clients from having prescription medication in their possession at the program site or while involved in program activities off site, unless required by a physician for medical necessity.
(b) Procedures for obtaining and accounting for controlled substances from clients at the time of admission to or upon entering the program and return of same, as appropriate, at the time of discharge/departure.
(c) Procedures for storing medications in a locked cabinet.
(d) Procedures for reporting theft or loss of over the-counter medications or prescription medication.

RESCHEDULING:  There are no rescheduling fees. If you attend and leave early the fee rate varies.

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2018 ARC DIP Course Schedule Springfield, Fairborn, Dayton & Wilmington
(Breaks are given every 60-90 minutes)

Thursday
3:00-5:30PM    Check in
5:30-6:30PM     Rules, Client Rights, Confidentiality, Release, File Completion
6:30-8:00PM     American Addict – (Film 90min.) Clients order food
(Intakes, File review, Order Food, Escort to Rooms)
8:00-9PM  Lock Down – Escort to Rooms
Friday   A & D Lectures and Small Group Activities
6:45AM           Wake-up then at 7:15AM Escort to breakfast
8:00AM           MADD Part 1– Lives Affected (film-27 min.) discussion & handout – Stats
9:15AM          Client Intro-PPP-DIP Experience/ OVI Story (1:15 or less)
12:00PM         Lunch
12:45PM         Consequences/ OVI Expenses – Adding it up/ Jury Trial (MADD part 2)
1:45PM           Intervention Movie (Alyson & Gabe)
3:00PM           Understanding Additions – Signs and Symptoms (AoD Handout 4)
5:15PM           Cycles & Triggers, Family Effects (AoD Handout 5)
6:00                 Dinner (48 hour clients can leave)
6:45-7:30PM   World’s Most Dangerous Drug: Meth
7:30-8:00PM   General discussion and questions
8PM                 Escort to Rooms
Saturday: Certified Remedial Driving Course
6:45AM           Wake-up calls then 7:15AM Escort to breakfast
8:00AM           DUI Dead in 5 Seconds  & Discussion
8:30AM           Intruction & Activity: Look up Driver’s License and Court info
9:00AM          FLI Workbooks
12:30PM         Lunch
1:30PM           Situational Driving Pages 24-End/ Sentencing Standards (RD HO 2)
2:45-5PM        Alcohol, Drugs and Driving (WorkBook) (Break in the middle)
5:15:PM          Remedial Test/ Grade tests/ Dr. Phil- How You Look Drunk
6:00-6:45PM   Dinner
6:45-8PM        Marijuana Nation (Film {50 minutes}and Discussion)
8PM                 Escort to Rooms
Sunday          AA, Family Dyamics, Action Plans
7:30                 Wake up calls
8:30AM          Room Clean out/ Brunch
9:00AM           Intervention (Movie)
10:00               Personal Change Plan 2-8 (1:15 Group size or less if needed)
11:00AM         Family Dynamics
12:00               Lunch
1:00PM           AA Speaker
2:30PM           Personal Change Plan pgs 9-end / Tragedy and Hope (20min)
3:00PM           Surveys and Jeopardy / Catch up any undone items)
4:00PM           Dismissal, all car keys and medications returned.

2018 ARC DIP Schedule  Columbus, Middletown, & Sharonville 
Thursday:         3:00-5:30PM    Check in
(Breaks are given every 60-90 minutes)
5:30-6:30PM     Rules, Client Rights, Confidentiality, Release, File Completion
6:30-8:00PM     American Addict – (Film 90min.) Clients order food
(Intakes, File review, Order Food, Escort to Rooms)
8:00-9PM  Lock Down – Escort to Rooms
Friday Certified Remedial Driving Course (Breaks every 70-90 minutes)
6:45AM           Wake-up calls then 7:15AM Escort to breakfast
8:00AM           DUI Dead in 5 Seconds  & Discussion
8:30AM           Intruction & Activity: Look up Driver’s License and Court info
9:00AM          FLI Workbooks
12:30PM         Lunch
1:30PM           Situational Driving Pages 24-End/ Sentencing Standards (RD HO 2)
2:45-5PM        Alcohol, Drugs and Driving (WorkBook) (Break in the middle)
5:15:PM          Remedial Test/ Grade tests/ Dr. Phil- How You Look Drunk
6:00-6:45PM   Dinner
6:45-7:30PM   Marijuana Nation (Film {50 minutes}and Discussion)
7:30-8:00PM   General discussion and questions
8PM                 Escort to Rooms
Saturday    A & D Lectures and Small Group Activities
6:45AM           Wake-up then at 7:15AM Escort to breakfast
8:00AM           MADD Part 1– Lives Affected (film-27 min.) discussion & handout – Stats
9:15AM          Client Intro-PPP-DIP Experience/ OVI Story (1:15 or less)
12:00PM         Lunch
12:45PM         Consequences/ OVI Expenses – Adding it up/ Jury Trial (MADD part 2)
1:45PM           Intervention Movie (Alyson & Gabe)
3:00PM           Understanding Additions – Signs and Symptoms (AoD Handout 4)
5:15PM           Cycles & Triggers, Family Effects (AoD Handout 5)
6:00                 Dinner (48 hour clients can leave)
6:45-7:30PM   World’s Most Dangerous Drug: Meth
7:30-8:00PM   General discussion and questions
8PM                 Escort to Rooms
Sunday          AA, Family Dyamics, Action Plans
7:30                 Wake up calls
8:30AM          Room Clean out/ Brunch
9:00AM           Intervention (Movie)
10:00               Personal Change Plan 2-8 (1:15 Group size or less if needed)
11:00AM         AA Speaker
12:00               Lunch
12:30               Personal Change Plan pgs 9-end / Tragedy and Hope (20min)
3:00PM           Surveys and Jeopardy / Catch up any undone items)
4:00PM           Dismissal, all car keys and medications returned.

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FAQ
Here are a list of frequently asked questions and answers to those questions. If you still have questions not located on this list feel free to call our office lines and we will answer any questions or concerns you may have!

Who do I share a room with?
Males are put with males and females with females unless you pay for a private.

Where can I pay?
We ask all clients pay by credit card or Paypal before their program date to ensure their room will be booked and their position will be reserved. Some locations do allow payment upon arrival. Contact us if this is something that interests you.

Can my family or friends visit while at the program?
No. They may drop off items off at the front desk as long as they follow our allowable item guidelines.

What items are allowed?
Sealed Food and Drinks (Factory sealed, as if directly from store)
Money, Cigarettes, Clothes, Toiletries, Medication.
Anything else, please ask our staff, we can also decide on a case by case basis.

Can we smoke inside of the hotel?
The only hotel that still has smoking rooms is the Wilmington Inn. All other locations must smoke outside of the hotel; thus you are given smoke breaks throughout the day and evening.

Can we order food?
Yes, you may have food delivered to the from a restaurant.

May I bring home cooked food?
No. Factory sealed food only.

I have a service dog, may I bring him/her?
If  you have a service dog you may bring Him/Her. However if it proves to be a distraction, or acts in a manner not compliant to a service dog, you will be asked to leave the program with no refund.

Is there anything I should not bring?
Drugs, Alcohol, Weapons, Open Food, Open Drinks.
Use your best judgement, as we do inspect all luggage upon arrival and will notify you if anything is forbidden.