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Date: Apr 17, 2023 - Apr 26, 2023 Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Status: Open Registration Deadline: Apr 12, 2023
Trainers Name: Deborah Yuelles and Yvonne Gooden Training Site: Alliance for Positive Change Address:
64 west 35th Street, 3rd floor
New York City, New York 10001 New York County
Credit Hours: 50 Credit Types: CASAC, CPP, CPS, CRPA, CARC Cost: Free Manuals: Included Schedule:

The 30 hour Recovery Coach Academy will be held April 17-21, Ethical Consideration for Recovery Coaches will be held April 24-26 and Medication Supported Recovery April 26, 2023.

Additional Information:

The goal of this initiative is to support and guide trainees into a new field of Recovery Coaching by obtaining their CRPA Provisional & or CRPA certification.
Must complete an interview
Reside within the 5 borough of NYC
High school diploma or have their GED
Job Ready
Goal to earn CPRA certification
Affected by substance use or has a lived experience of substance use
Will be assessed for electronic capacity

Trainees are expected to adhere to the following:
Attend all 46 hours of NYCB-approved training (Both RCA + Ethics)
All trainees are expected to attend individual vocational sessions (total time is avg. 40 minutes per student, per month.)
a. referrals to career readiness support volunteer hours,
b. provides resources to prepare for the exam
c. application and exam fees support
All trainees are required to attend group vocational sessions (minimum 1x per month)
Individual and group vocational sessions ARE required until CPRA exam is taken and certification is achieved.

Contact Name: Deborah Yuelles (extension 313) Contact Phone Number: (212) 645-0875 Contact Email Address: [email protected]