Recovery Peer Advocate Training
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN:
Realizing how you can make a difference in the lives of individuals in recovery!
Understanding your own recovery capital and how you can use it to influence and help others.
Carrying the message of recovery—the true hope and faith recovery has to offer those we encounter—more effectively.
Replacing stigma with a helping hand, hope for the future, and a vision of recovery.
Becoming aware of the many helping hands of the recovering community.
Identifying and developing the skills necessary to be effective as a recovery coach.
Experience the value of one recovering person helping another.
Becoming and staying aware of the current recovery movement, advocacy efforts, and the many local, State and national recovering communities and their resources Gaining an expanded knowledge of recovery resources available to peers.
Recovery Coaching is for You!
Coaching is a form of strength-based supports for persons in or seeking recovery from alcohol and other drugs, and other addictions. Recovery Coaching is a peer-based recovery support service that is non-clinical and designed to engage others beyond initiation through stabilization.
Duration: 46 Hour Training
Recovery Peer Advocate training is approved by the Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse (OASAS) and designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and experiences to become personal guides/mentors for individuals seeking or already in recovery.
Completion of Training Certificate
Upon completion of the 30-hour curriculum, and the 16—hour training in ethical responsibility, and all financial obligations have been satisfied, a certificate will be awarded.
Required Performance Domains:
Advocacy - 10 Hours
Mentoring/Education - 10 Hours
Recovery/Wellness Support - 10 Hours
Ethical Responsibility - 16 Hours
CRPA Certification Process
After hours are completed an application can be submitted to ASAP to apply for the Recovery Peer Advocated certification which will allow the individual to provide outreach and peer support services under the supervision of a qualified health professional.
The initial certification application fee Click here for more information
Certified Addiction Recovery Coach Application - ASAP
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