FAVOR SC Recovery Training Academy: Certified Peer Support Specialist / Recovery Coach Training

  • When
    • April 1-5, 2019
    • Sign-in begins at 8:00 a.m. on April 1. Training begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 5:00 p.m. each day.
  • Where
    • White Oak Conference Center
    • 633 Mobley Highway
    • Winnsboro, SC 29180
  • Who Should Attend
    • People in recovery who are interested in becoming a Certified Peer Support Specialist (CPSS) must apply through DAODAS for initial screening.
  • Description
    • The FAVOR SC Recovery Training Academy provides a five-day training opportunity designed for those individuals interested in actively serving as a Certified Peer Support Specialist (CPSS) / Recovery Coach. A CPSS / Recovery Coach is anyone interested in promoting recovery by removing barriers and obstacles to recovery and serving as a personal guide and mentor for people seeking or maintaining recovery. The training will provide participants with a comprehensive overview of the purpose and tasks of a CPSS / Recovery Coach and will explain the various roles associated with a CPSS / Recovery Coach. The training will provide participants with tools and resources useful in providing recovery support services.
  • Trainers
    • Bob Rice, CPSS; Ed Johnson, MAC, LPC; Alan Lyme, LCSW, ICCS, ICADA; Julie Cole, LMSW, CACII, MAC
  • Contact
  • Credit
    • 40 hours for certifications as a Certified Peer Support Specialist / Recovery Coach
  • Cost
    • $125.00 (includes tuition, lodging, and meals from March 31 through April 5)
  • Registration Deadline
    • March 21, 2019
  • Click here to download an application packet.