Peer recovery support services are increasingly becoming an important part of the behavioral healthcare workforce. They not only help people with behavioral health conditions connect to, engage in, and be active participants in treatment and recovery support services but they can also change the culture of an organization in a positive way.
With the goal of supporting the increase of Peer Recovery Support Specialists in the workforce, NAADAC presents our new FREE Peer Recovery Support webinar series presented by nationally recognized trainers.
Earn up to 9.5 CEs! The education is FREE for everyone. NAADAC members can also earn CEs for free. Non-members can receive CEs for $15 to $25 per webinar depending on the length of the webinar. Join NAADAC now and save!
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.
Building a Successful Culture in Your Organization, presented by Kris Kelly, BS, Jenna Neasbitt, MS, LCDC, MAT-R, and Philander E. Moore, Sr., MA, LADC
Friday, March 27, 2020 @ 8:00 - 9:30 am AKT
Hiring, Onboarding, and Integration, presented by Wes Van Epps, SAC-IT, PRC, Dona M. Dmitrovic, MHS, and Mirna Herrera, MA, MTBC
Friday, April 10, 2020 @ 8:00-9:30 am AKT
Understanding the Pathway and the Process, presented by Carlo C. DiClemente, PhD, ABPP
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 @ 11:00am -1:00 pm AKT
The Participatory Process for Solutions to Addiction, presented by John Shinholser and Honesty Liller, CPRS
Friday, April 17, 2020 @ 8:00 - 9:00 am AKT
Supervision and Management, presented by Kris Kelly, BS, Jenna Neasbitt, MS, LCDC, MAT-R, and Aaron M. Laxton, MSW, LMSW
Friday, April 24, 2020 @ 8:00 - 9:30 am AKT
A Deeper Dive Into Coaching Recovery, presented by Phil Valentine, RCP
Friday, May 15, 2020 @ 8:00 -10:00 am AKT
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section VI: A Deeper Dive Into Coaching Recovery
In this webinar, Phil Valentine, RCP, Executive Director of the Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR), will lead participants into a deeper understanding of the recovery coach role and the underpinning philosophies that led to the development of the CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© (RCA). Valentine will also review some training fundamentals, how best to implement the recovery coach service (including supervision), and shed some personal insight on the future of recovery coaching.
Education is FREE to all professionals. CE's cost money.
Earn Continuing Education Hours (CEs)
If you have watched the webinar (either live or on-demand), you are eligible to receive a Certificate of Completion to verify the continuing education hours you spent learning. To apply (only after watching the webinar), complete and pass the online CE Quiz at the top of this page. NAADAC members receive a CE certificate for 2 CEs for free. Non-members of NAADAC can receive 2 CEs for $25 (make payment here). A CE certificate will be emailed to you within 21 days of submission and receiving payment, if applicable. Click here for a complete list of who accepts NAADAC continuing education hours.
Phil Valentine, RCP, is the Executive Director for the Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR). An accomplished author, trainer, and presenter, Valentine has gained recognition as a strong leader in the recovery community; in 2006, the Johnson Institute recognized his efforts with an America Honors Recovery award. In 2008, Faces and Voices of Recovery honored CCAR with the first Joel Hernandez Voice of the Recovery Community Award as the Outstanding Recovery Community Organization in the country. In 2009, the Hartford Business Journal named Valentine the Non-Profit Executive of the Year. Valentine also appears in the documentary, “The Anonymous People”, a ground-breaking video that CCAR had the privilege of supporting. In 2015, Valentine completed a thru hike of the Appalachian Trail, a journey of 2,189 miles, carrying the message of recovery the entire way.