Recovery Coach Academy & Ethical Considerations Trainings

PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 9th, 2019
Contact: Kali Murphy, Program Coordinator
Tel. (607) 832-5200 | kali.murphy@co.delaware.ny.us
Recovery Coach Academy & Ethical Considerations Trainings

Delaware County Public Health Services and Friends of Recovery- Delaware Otsego will be sponsoring a Recovery Coach Academy & Ethical Considerations training during the week of May 13th –May 18th, 2019 in two separate locations, Walton and Hancock.

The academy is designed for individuals involved in the recovery initiation of others and/or in sustained recovery themselves who want to become a personal guide and mentor for people seeking or already in recovery. The RCA training covers the Connecticut Center for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) model for peer specialist roles and responsibilities. This is a 30-hour training. Topics include Ethics for Peer Professionals, Self-Care for Recovery Coaches, Medication Assisted Treatment and Recovery (MAT/MAR), Spirituality for Recovery Coaches, Professionalism for Peer Advocates, etc.

This Recovery Coach Academy includes all course materials. Scholarships are available. For more information or to register for this course, contact Sarah Wilson, FOR-DO, by phone at (607)267-4435 or by email at sarah@friendsofrecoverydo.org