The NCADD/Westchester Recovery Coach Academy is an intensive coaching program designed to prepare students to work in the Substance Use Disorder field. Our CCAR-Certified Facilitators use the gold standard, Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR)-generated curriculum. We offer classes at convenient times to meet your work schedules; offer extra help for students as needed and assist with job placement.

 

The CERTIFIED RECOVERY PEER ADVOCATE (CRPA) designation offered by the New York State Certification Board is designed to qualify individuals to provide peer services at various levels of treatment and treatment facilities. This program is certified by the New York State Office of Addiction Support and Services (OASAS). Our Recovery Coach Program, using the CCAR curriculum, offers the 50 educational hours necessary to qualify for the NYS CRPA certification.

CCAR RECOVERY COACH ACADEMY© PARTICIPANTS WILL:

  • Describe Recovery Coach role and functions
  • List the components, core values and guiding principles of recovery
  • Build skills to enhance relationships
  • Explore many dimensions of recovery and recovery coaching
  • Discover attitudes about self disclosure and sharing your story
  • Understand the stages of recovery
  • Describe the stages of change and their applications
  • Increase their awareness of culture, power and privilege
  • Address ethical and boundaries issues
  • Experience recovery wellness planning
  • Practice newly acquired skills

CERTIFIED RECOVERY PEER ADVOCATE (CPRA) IS THE MEDICAID-REIMBURSABLE PEER RECOVERY CAREER IN THE PUBLIC HEALTH SYSTEM.

Recovery Coaches & Peer Advocates:

  • Help to initiate and sustain an individual and/or family in their recovery from Substance Use Disorder (SUD).
  • Promote recovery by removing barriers and obstacles to recovery.
  • Serve as personal guides and mentors for people seeking, or already in recovery.
  • Act as a resource to help peers find information for harm reduction, detox, treatment, family support and education and local and online support groups.
  • Support the client’s preparation for change plan to help them recover on their own and move forward free from SUD.
  • Help individuals find ways to stop using (abstinence), or reduce harm, associated with addictive behaviors.
The (CRPA) is a competence-based certification offered by the New York State Certification Board at ASAP.
 
The NCADD offers CCAR Recovery Coach Academy and Ethics, both approved programs by NYCB as preparing individuals in the role competencies of CPRA and CARC certifications.
 

 

PROGRAM SCHEDULE:

VIRTUAL CLASSROOM MEETINGS
TUESDAY – WEDNESDAY – THURSDAY

Recovery Coach Academy 30 CEU’s

December  3rd  & 4th, 10th & 11th
2022

30 hours

Ethics For Recovery Coaching
Ethical Considerations 16 CEU’s

December 17 & 18th
2022

16 Hours

 

Total Fee:  $600
      Recovery Coach: $400
     Ethics: $200
    All Books Included
(Minimum 8 registered students required to begin program)        

*Assistance with internships and job placement

 

To Register: Call 914-949-8500

or visit: National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence/Westchester, Inc.
250 Bryant Avenue, Courtyard Entrance, White Plains, NY, 10605

Online Training Facilitator Hope Angarola

 

RECOVERY COACH TRAINING
APPLICATION FORM

Click on the links below to download the forms.
When complete, please email them to info@ncaddwestchester.org. If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact us at the telephone numbers or email address below.
 

 
 
 

EMAIL

info@ncaddwestchester.org

PHONE

914-949-8500

ADDRESS

250 Bryant Avenue Courtyard Entrance
White Plains, NY 10605

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