Recovery Coach & Peer Training

4521 Arthur Kill Road, 3 rd Floor
Staten Island, New York 10309
Phone: (718) 605-1989

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The Resource Training Center is pleased to announce the Recovery Coaching & Peer Training at
Christopher’s Reason our Staten Island location.

Time:9:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m. - All Day
No certificates issued for partial completion.
Cost: The cost of the five (5) day training is $300.00 
Dates: 2019 Schedules Classes
August 5th – 9th
December 2nd – 6th

Recovery Coaches:

  • Offer anon-clinical, empowerment-based support for persons in or seeking recovery from addiction.
  • Help to initiate and sustain an individual/family in their recovery by linking them to their own community and other recovery friendly supports.
  • Promote recovery by removing barriers and obstacles to recovery
  • Serve as a personal guide and mentor for people seeking, or already in sustained recovery.

This five-day CCAR and OASAS approved non-clinical training will cover the New York State Recovery-
Oriented System of Care (ROSC) and the Connecticut Center for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) model for peer
specialist roles and responsibilities.

For Peer Advocate Training:
Peer Advocate Training: 16 hours of Ethics, 7 hours of MATS and 8 hours of MHFA
Ethics: August 12th – 14th
December 9th – 11th
Cost: The Cost of the three (3) day training is $175.00

Medication Assistant Treatment: 
August 15th
December 12th
Cost: The Cost of One (1) day Training is $100.00

Mental Health First Aid:

April 19th
August 16th
December 13th
Cost: The Cost of One (1) day Training is $5.00

Christopher's Reason

A Beacon of hope