Provided by Voices of Hope for Cecil County & the University of Maryland Training Center: Recovery coaching as a peer-to-peer recovery support services has grown exponentially over the past few years. The issue of ethical considerations has been discussed in many circles yet formal training has been lacking for recovery coaches. This 16 hour training addresses this critical need. Based on the widely used Ethical Guidelines for the Delivery of Peer-based Recovery Support Services by William White and PRO-ACT (2007), we designed this training to help coaches, and anyone else working in the peer role, to understand how critical it is to be ethically responsible. Using presentations, small group work, and role play to address many areas including: defining the coaching service role and functions, coaching standards, issues of vulnerability, ethical decision making, performance enhancement and legal issues. 12 CEU Hours. Must attend/ complete both days to receive CEU’s.
Participants who complete this training will:
- Understand what ethics are and why ethics are so important when performing
- Recovery Coach Services
- Learn how to stay in your lane as a recovery coach
- Understand the decision making process
- Develop guidelines for making ethical decisions
- Apply the new learning to your every day work as a RC
October 3-4 9:00am-4:30pm
We have an opportunity available for people who intend to take 1 course in the Voices of Hope CPRS Academy and would like the enrollment fee for that class to be waived. You can apply for a scholarship HERE!