Peer Recovery Support Series, Part 1: A Beginner's Guide to Coaching Recovery
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Recorded on Thursday, January 26, 2023
What if a simple conversation could help someone take that first step toward recovery? CCAR, the developer of the most widely used and trusted curriculum for recovery coaches across the globe, has created a Beginner’s Guide to Coaching Recovery – an introductory class to help initiate and navigate a conversation with someone struggling with substance use. Family members, friends, and colleagues are often the first to notice the problem, but may not have the tools to broach the topic. This session will help you have that conversation.
Phil Valentine, RCP, is best known for his distinguished career as the Executive Director of the Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR), and is admired in recovery circles for his advancement of recovery coaching. Valentine, who has been in recovery from alcoholism and cocaine addiction since 1987, is also an advocate, trainer, podcaster, blogger, and presenter. Throughout his years of facilitating the CCAR Recovery Coach Academy and other training programs offered to help build the professional of recovery coaching, Valentine has impacted thousands of people through his use of personal stories, knowledge of recovery, and a belief that everyone can recover.
- Participants will be able to provide and compare different definitions of recovery.
- Participants will be able to use three tools to engage in conversations that shift perspectives and inspire change.
- Participants will be able to describe multiple recovery pathways and realize the power of personal choice and its importance in the recovery process.
- Intermediate level courses provide information that builds on knowledge practitioners with some experience already have. These courses focus on skill-building or adding knowledge, possibly following a brief overview of basic information, and involve using information in concrete situations and understanding the underlying structure of the material.
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Who Should Attend
Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.
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