ARC-ip Info To schedule a weekend Driver Intervention Program text or call us at 937-767-0178 or 0135.

Length of Programs:Residential DIP - 72 & 48 hour (Prices from $140 (with indigency)-$550
(The fee includes all meals, snacks, sleeping rooms, classes & screening.)
Nonresidential DIP - 13 & 30 hour (Priced from $100-$220)
8 hour Remedial Driving Courses ($25 with DIP/ $75 walk in)

Mission Statement
ARC-ip is dedicated to providing quality 72 and 48 hour as well as nonresidential Driver Intervention Programs certified by OhioMHAS to clients arrested for OVI and other associated substance use charges.

ARC-ip also offers the certified 8 hour Adult Remedial Driving Course. This course is  for individuals who are  having problems with their license or have been court-ordered to complete a specific diversion course. The most common reason for taking this course is for a two-point credit or a 12-pt reinstatement.

Vision and Goals
ARC-ip vision it to create an atmosphere of learning. Our goals include assisting substance use associated offenders toward the understanding of their offense, evaluate their substance use as well as its influence on their offense, and help clients create a plan that will reduce their risk of recidivism.

Cultural Diversity Statement
ARC-ip is aware that cultural differences and similarities between people exist without assigning them a value – positive or negative, better or worse, right or wrong.

*Population Served: Adults 18-100. We do not serve juvenile clients, we refer them to the appropriate agencies. 

Remedial Certification - Ohio Department of Public Safety G12203-13358 hour Adult Remedial Driving Instructors: Lisa Thomas Remedial Instructor 0605-124-011 ODPS 5453
Andrea C., MA, Remedial Instructor RD ODPS 10097
Stash H., BS, Remedial Instructor ODPS 9753

In the state of Ohio a person arrested for impaired driving can complete a Driver Intervention Program (DIP) in lieu of six months in jail based on ORC 4511.19 (Operating a Vehicle under the Influence of alcohol or drugs - OVI).

*If your OVI is out of state please click  here Additional Services and Fees

Services Supervisors: 

W. Lisa Houser-Thomas PsyD, MRC, LICDC-CS (933744), ICADC (128695)
Maria Fazio-McCarty MS, LPC (1100206), LICDC (071031) , LSW (S.0013594)

Site Directors:
Andrea MA, CDCA 170080
Remedial Instructor RD 10097, Site Director, Instructor, Intake, Security, Site Administration

Stash BS, CDCA 171022
Remedial Instructor RD 9753, CDCA 171022 Site Director, 
Instructor, Intake, Security & Safety Officer, Site Administration


Shawn Layne Remedial Instructor RD- 2720, Juvenile Remedial (JDIP), Disabled Drivers Instructor, Driver's Ed Owner and Instructor

Angel BS, LCDC III Pending in Review (CDCA.169451)
On-Call Site Director, Instructor, Counselor, Intake & Screening, Small Groups, Security

On Site Counselors:
W. Lisa Houser-Thomas PsyD, MRC, LICDC-CS (933744), ICADC (128695)
Exec. Director, Instructor, Services Supervisor, Site Director, Remedial Instructor, Intake, Screening & Assessment

Justin K. Assoc., CDCA II (164456)
Site, Director, Counselor, Instructor, Intake, Screening & Assessment, Small Groups 

Angel W. BS, LCDC III Pending in Review (CDCA.169451)
Instructor, Intake, Screening & Assessment, Small Groups Counselor, Instructor,

Monshare H. BS, LCDC II 161399 On Call Counselor, Instructor, Intake, Screening & Assessment, Small Groups

Andrea CDCA Intake, Security, & Screening 

Stash CDCA Intake, Security, & Screening 

Danielle T. CDCA Intake, Security, & Screening 

Janna CDCA II Intake, Groups, & Screening


Lorrie CDCA II Intake, Groups, Screening

Dominic CDCA pending counselor in training & night security

Night Security Staff
Lisa H


Office Staff:
Jesse and Taurie

Digital Support
Adam and Lea
Digital Review Counselors

Justin and Andrea
AA Speakers
State Highway Patrol

ARC-ip Contact Information:
Phone/ Text: 937-767-0178 or 937-767-0135
Fax:  937-688-1550
Snail Mail: PO Box 807, Yellow Springs, OH 45387
Business Locations  (See hotel sites)

***We will be accepting medicaid and SSDI applications, currently we are scheduling all indigents into July 2019. 

8 hour Remedial Driving CourseThe 8 hour Traffic Safety Course MUST be completed as part of the Driver Intervention Program (DIP) to meet the requirements of OAC 5122-29-12 DIP. To successfully complete traffic safety all offenders must complete the traffic safety course components, which includes written testing at the end of the day. Many ARC participants have received points on their license associated with their offense, ARC is certified to offer the 2point credit or 12 point reinstatement (Ohio Dept. of Safety’s Remedial Driving Course Chapter 4501-21 Remedial Driving Courses) with the successful completion of the DIP traffic safety curriculum. Successful completion is defined as passing the written test with a score of 75% or above. If you are caught cheating, you will be denied the point option. Also, it is completely your choice to sign up for the remedial points, if you pass the test.

Call or Text:
937-767-0178 / 0135

Fax: 937-688-1550

Office Hours : Monday-Friday 9-5

Emails  & Texts are checked 24-7

Over 25 years Knowledge, Experience, & Integrity

Owned and Operated by Veterans 

W. L. Houser-Thomas PsyD, LICDC-CS Exec. Director & Services Supervisor