The Life Challenge
L+C to Host Recovery Coach Academy

L+C to Host Recovery Coach Academy

The Life Challenge program is set to host the Connecticut Community for Addiction Recover (CCAR) Recovery Coach Academy.  Recovery Coach Academy is a 4-day intensive Peer Recovery Coach training program that provides individuals with the knowledge and skills to expand their ability to guide, mentor  and support anyone who would like to start or sustain long-term recovery from an addiction to alcohol or other drugs.

WHAT IS A RECOVERY COACH?

Anyone interested in promoting recovery by removing barriers and obstacles to recovery and serving as a personal guide and mentor for people seeking or already in recovery.  Peer recovery coaches provide non-clinical services designed to help individuals and families  sustain their recovery.

WHO CAN BE A RECOVERY COACH?

  • Credentialed addiction professionals
  • Treatment center support staff, volunteers and alumni
  • Staff from behavioral health and government agencies
  • Representative from inpatient and outpatient centers and sober living homes
  • Individuals, family members and advocates of recovery

THE TRAINERS

Lori Obernauer, Ph.D.

Lorie is an addiction recovery life coach, educator and founder of Treatment Professionals in Alumni Services (TPAS), a national organization whose mission is to collaborate with and support individuals and agencies that provide long-term recovery services

Carver Brown

Carver is the Alumni Coordinator at Pine Grove Behavioral Health and serves on the board of directors of TPAS.  He is a nationally recognized facilitator of the Back to Basics Workshops developed by Wally Patton.

WHEN

July 9-12, 2018

8:30 am—5:00 pm

WHERE

Foundations Recovery Network

1000 Health Park Dr, Bldg 3, Suite 400

Brentwood, TN 37027

COST

$499 includes breakfast, lunch and training manuals

REGISTRATION

https://2018lcrca.eventbrite.com

FOR MORE INFORMATION

The Life Challenge

(615) 221-5861

[email protected]

HOTEL RESERVATIONS

Four Points by Sheraton

760 Old Hickory Blvd, Brentwood TN

(615) 964-5500  |  $ 119.00

 

Marriott Courtyard Brentwood

103 E Park Dr, Brentwood TN

(615) 371-9200  |  $ 139.00