Oct. 13-14 & 20-21: Recovery Coach Academy

Saturday Oct. 13 and Sunday Oct. 14, 8:30am-4:30pm
Saturday Oct. 20 and Sunday Oct. 21, 8:30am-4:30pm
United Church of Jaffrey, 54 Main Street, Jaffrey, NH

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Cost:  $125
This CCAR Recovery Coach Academy is a 4-day intensive training focused on providing skills needed to guide, mentor and support people seeking or sustaining recovery from an addiction to alcohol or other drugs. Participants will learn to: describe the roles and functions of a Recovery Coach; list the components, core values, and guiding principles of recovery coaching; build skills to enhance relationships; explore the dimensions of recovery; discover attitudes about self-disclosure and sharing your own story; understand the stages of recovery; describe the stages of change and their applications; increase awareness around often invisible biases, different cultures, power and privilege; address ethical and boundary issues; develop recovery wellness plans; and practice newly acquired skills. Be prepared to exchange meaningful experiences, identify personal biases, and graduate as a Recovery Coach. Requirements for becoming a Certified Recovery Support Worker (CRSW) for NH will be reviewed.
  • Must attend all 4 days for certificate to be a Recovery Coach.
  • Training awards 32 Continuing Education Units toward a CRSW.
  • Lunch will be provided Oct 13,14, & 20 (for diet restrictions, please bring your lunch). Participants invited to bring a dish for the potluck on Oct 21.