Professional Recovery Coach Training

What is the training about?

  • Specialist, experiential training developed to empower individuals challenged with substance use and addiction disorders.

  • Learn practical tools and techniques to support individuals, families, groups, organisations and communities.

  • Live and online training options available with national- and international accreditation opportunities.

What does the training include?

  • Exploring recovery perspectives for drug abuse, mental health and co-occurring conditions.

  • Identifying diverse & varied pathways to recovery.

  • Examining the roles & responsibilities of a Recovery Coach, including ethics & boundaries.

  • Practicing coaching, motivational interviewing techniques and facilitation skills.

  • Learning & practicing how to open & close a coaching conversation, by creating a container, contracting and checking in.

  • Gaining familiarity with recovery planning tools & coaching templates.

  • Experiencing coaching & developing a personal & professional plan.

  • Gaining knowledge & understanding of recovery resources.

  • Connecting with international recovery coaches.

  • Ongoing professional support and development through Workplace.

Recovery Coach Training focuses on giving individuals the tools and techniques they need to support those challenged by addiction and substance use, whether before, during or after treatment. Coaches are empowered to offer practical solutions based on the clients' needs, wants and values. Recovery Coaching allows the space for sustainable growth and transformation in line with the individual's needs, wants, values, resources and preferences.

Training Details

There are two training formats:

Online Certified Professional Recovery Coach

This online course is a combination of self-directed study with online (live) group classes, supported by weekly integration calls.

We also offer the training in a live 5-day intensive format.

Our next live Johannesburg training is Wednesday, 17 - Sunday, 21 March 2021.

We do have self-study and live, online training options available on our e-learning platform:

Visit our online Teachable Platform

Our first live, online training for the year will start on Sunday, 14 March 2021.

The event details are listed below.

Contact me for more details about our training offering, as we also offer bespoke training focusing on employee and organisational wellness.

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