9856 Individual Counseling Sessions Copy

(a) Each drinking driver program shall provide, or shall have the capability of referring to other alcohol programs, without additional charge to the participant, individual counseling services when the participant is not able to benefit from group counseling sessions (e.g., because of a language barrier or special problems which preclude group participation).

(b) One hour of individual counseling may be substituted for two hours of group counseling under these circumstances. The reasons for individual counseling shall be documented in the participant’s case record.

(c) Participation and progress in individual counseling shall be documented in the participant’s case record.

(d) No credit for attendance shall be given unless the participant attended the entire individual counseling session as scheduled.