Treatment and Resources

Based on statistical data, mental health professionals have shown that holistic long- term care for those with a substance use disorder (SUD) are producing positive outcomes similar to individuals with chronic illnesses (Office of the Surgeon General, 2016).  Mental health professionals agree the most effective method to prevent substance use from progressing into a substance…

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The Social Stigma of a DUI

Chances are they’re talking about you. The Social Stigma of a DUI Although courts do not look favorably upon a DUI conviction, many times the harshest critics are friends, family and co-workers. Let’s face it, a DUI conviction has a certain level of shame attached to it. Professionally DUI convictions require extensive time in courtroom,…

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Self-Screening Assessment

Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) is a disorder in which a person is dependent upon alcohol and cannot control their drinking. People with AUD can also experience withdrawals when not drinking. If you believe you may have this  disorder, complete the following self assessment created by licensed substance abuse counselor Robin Fernandez. At Arizona DUI Services,…

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Alternative Driving Services

In the state of Arizona operating any vehicle with a motor while intoxicated can result in a DUI offense. When the law says any motor vehicle it includes skateboards and bicycles however, the Arizona law does not directly address individuals simply riding a bike and a DUI offense is also a possibility. With that in…

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July 4th Safety Tips

Fourth of July is approaching, and while it is a fun holiday, we here at Arizona DUI Services want to give you some safety tips to keep you and your loved ones safe and sound. There are a lot of different activities families participate in on Independence Day, some people like to cool off in…

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The Economics of DUI’s

There are potential consequences for drug and alcohol use in our personal lives, but not everyone may grasp that there are significant economic consequences for drug and alcohol use as well. Perhaps there is no action quite as costly as binge drinking, or the act of consuming large quantities of alcohol in a short period…

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Zero Tolerance

Arizona is a zero-tolerance state, which means you can still get a DUI if you’re driving with a Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) lower than the legal limits. The legal limit, in Arizona, is 0.08. Driving with any amount of BAC can land you with a DUI, so it’s better to call for a ride! Arizona…

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