Things that we just can't live without
 

My Child Hard Love

Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office
 
  The mission of the oklahoma county detention center reality check program is to educate youth about the dangers of making wrong decisions and the consequences that follow also to instill the idea that all of us can be productive citizens in our community

   GUIDING PRINCIPLES
   . Strong Leadership
   . Participants Accountability
   . Let go of ego and distorted thinking
   . Discuss struggles in there life
   . Team Work

   PROCESS AND OUTCOME MEASURES
      The oklahoma county detention center will conduct reality check programming each tuesday from 2;30 to5;30 parents or guardian will have made arraignments prior to the close of buisness on that previous friday with the standards and compliance unit for their childrens participation in the program all participants in the program must be between the ages of 8-17 and must have parental permission to participate a log book will be maintained at the front desk for all participants to sign in denoting name age gender address name of parent or guardian school or group primary and the secondary contact numbers

   Tour will begin in the basement were participants will complete a boot camp style of orientation participants will be educated about the choices that they have made that led them to the program paticipants wil be expected to follow all directions during their time in the detention during their time in the detention center

   Each participant will be given a reality tour of the facility to discover life behind bars and then spend  the last hour discussing why they had made choices that they have made learning how to implement stop sequences identifying errors and the development of a saftey plan

   The conclusion will be spent encouraging parents to participate with their children after the program to encourage the use of their stop sequences and pro social interventions


                          Oklahoma County Sheriffs Office
                                       (405)-713-1949
                          " Ask for the supervisor of the
                                Reality Check Program"