Alcohol Drug Information School

Alcohol Drug Information School

This program lasts a minimum of eight hours. It is educational and focuses on decision making, as well as psychological, sociological, physiological, and legal consequences of alcohol/drug consumption and traffic safety. The program is offered on Saturday or Sunday. Classes are often full, so schedule promptly to ensure timely completion.

The mission of the Washington Alcohol and Other Drug Information School (ADIS) is to promote public safety by reducing the number of injuries and fatalities due to driving under the influence of alcohol and other drugs. Individuals attend this course because their use of alcohol and other drugs has put them and others at risk. The course encourages effective decision- making skills and the reduction of recidivism by providing participants with accurate information about alcohol and other drugs and assisting them in making changes to their high-risk substance use behavior.

What the course covers:

  • Alcohol and Other Drugs & Their Effects
  • Use, Abuse & Dependence
  • Laws & Consequences
  • Decision-making and My Action Plan
  • Confidentiality

It is important to respect the confidentiality of all participants in the class. In order to build the trust necessary to be be honest about personal behaviors and experiences, participants must honor the confidentiality of all in attendance.