Status: Open Registration Deadline: Jan 10, 2023
Trainers Name: Ron Bodendord/Ginger Ross Training Site: www.choicesrecoverytrainings.com Address:
virtual virtual virtual, New York virtual 34652 County
Virtual training runs Jan 12, 18, 19, 25, 26, 2023 from 9 am - 4:30 pm each day. Attendance at each day is mandatory to receive certificate of completion for 30 hours.
This course is approved by the NYCB as a core training for 30 hours in four domains:
Advocacy = 8
Ethics = 4
Mentoring & Education = 8.75
Recovery & Wellness = 9.25
Choices Trainigs is a leader in Peer Recovery Support Worker trainings and is dedicated to advancing the profession.
This training is recognized as: Florida Certification Board Approved Provider. Maryland Certification Board Approved Provider, New York Certification Board Approved Provider, and Colorado Providers Association. Accepted in Illinois for initial certification also. See below for additional 25 states under NAADAC Approved Provider. Meets the criteria for the NCPRSS credential.
Course Description: This training is designed for individuals looking to begin their journey as a peer recovery support specialist or peer recovery coach in the substance use field; or for those who are looking to learn how to better engage with those suffering from Substance Use Disorder (SUD). Participants will gain a strong foundation of the roles of a peer recovery coach and understand how the roles are different from other traditional and existing support methods. Participants will be introduced to the many concepts and skills involved in effective recovery coaching, preparing them for professional roles to serve their communities as peer support advocates.
• Understand basics of addiction and the brain
• Understand common behaviors of addiction
• Practice skills of motivational interviewing
• Define roles of a recovery coach
• Gain an understanding of what recovery is
• Evaluate stages of change and stages of recovery
• Identify Harm Reduction
• Develop reuse prevention plans
• Utilize SMART Goals
• Recognize the importance of self-care
Contact Name: Ginger Ross Contact Phone Number: (603) 918-6510 Contact Email Address: [email protected]