|When:||March 24-25, April 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 2018|
|415 E. Madison Street|
|South Bend, IN 46617|
|Time:||8:30-9:00 AM Registration|
|9:00-5:00 PM Training|
If you are intereste in taking this trainning,
The State of Indiana has awarded a grant to train addiction recovery coaches in north-central Indiana. Participants must be from St. Joseph, Elkhart, LaPorte, Marshall, or Starke Counties. Interview opportunities for employment at Oaklawn Mental Health Services available after training and certification
This training will take place accross these four weekends March 24-25, April 7-8, April 14-15, April 21-22 (attendance at all four week-ends required)
The Addiction Recovery Coach Training and Ethics Course is four-weekend-days, interactive knowledge and skill development training designed for those desiring to provide recovery coaching in a variety of recovery settings. Participants will learn how to promote recovery for people seeking or in recovery from alcohol and other drug addiction and how to help remove obstacles and barriers to recovery. Participants will be expected to attend all five days of this training.
This course offers a comprehensive overview of the purpose, scope, roles, and techniques of recovery coaching. Participants will have opportunities to practice recovery coaching skills and to explore the roles associated with recovery coaching: resource broker, role model, and mentor, motivator, problem solver, advocate, organizer and lifestyle consultant. Participants will also learn that a recovery coach is not a sponsor, counselor, nurse/doctor or clergy.