Status: Open Registration Deadline: Sep 28, 2023
Trainers Name: Ginger Ross Training Site: https://choicesrecoverytrainings.com/product/peer-recovery-support-series/ Address:
zoom zoom zoom, New York zoom zoom County
DATE: This course runs Oct. 5, 11, 12, 18, 19 2023. From 9 am to 4:30 pm. 30 CEs awarded. (5-day training)
Time: See below for course specific times: NOTE: Eastern Standard Time.
Location: Virtual by Zoom
Attendance for each day is required to receive 30 CEs. Must be present and on-screen for this interactive training.
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
Important Additional Information
Upon registration, you will receive a receipt with further enrollment instructions. PLEASE FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS IN YOUR RECEIPT TO COMPLETE YOUR REGISTRATION.
For the Peer Coach Training and Ethical Foundations you will receive a manual in the mail approx. one week prior to the start date. Be sure to put your mailing address in the fields provided.
Handout will be emailed to you for Suicide Prevention and HIV/AIDS.
All training will be conducted via Zoom. You will receive Zoom login information 1 week prior to the training start date.
***Cancellations must be received within two weeks of the start date to be rescheduled or refunded. All refunds are subject to a processing fee. No exceptions.
NAADAC Approved Provider status:
Pre approved for initial certification in AL, AK, AZ, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, ID, IA, MD, MI, MS, NC, NE, NH, NM, NV, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, VT, WV. Always check with your state first!
Pre-approval for continuing education through the National Association for Addiction Drug Counselors (NAADAC) Approved Provider in AL, AK, AZ, AR, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IN, KS, KY, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NC, ND, NM, NY, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY, and Iowa.
Contact Name: Ginger Ross Contact Phone Number: (603) 918-6510 Contact Email Address: [email protected]