Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 9:00 AM MDT
Friday, June 7, 2019 at 3:30 PM MDT


Ottawa University 
Phoenix, AZ


Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 9:00 AM MDT
Friday, June 14, 2019 at 3:30 PM MDT


125 Nashua St                                                        Boston, MA


Jennifer Doherty
The Fatherhood Project at Massachusetts General Hospital
"I work in an Medication Assisted Treatment program. The way this training was set up should be the format for all trainings. Being able to see the curriculum in action with a live group of parents in recovery was priceless." - Rasha, training participant

Working With Parents in Recovery From   Substance Use Disorder 

In this two day training, you will master how to facilitate and implement the 10-session, high-impact, evidence-based Parents in Recovery Program. This program was developed by The Fatherhood Project at Massachusetts General Hospital, a Harvard Medical School affiliate.

The Parents in Recovery program empowers recovering fathers, mothers, and co-parents to understand critical aspects of child development, establish or repair an emotional bond with their child, parent with increased confidence, and acquire essential skills to become an outstanding parent while in recovery and beyond.

Training Includes:
  • 2 days of hands on training to learn how to facilitate The Parents in Recovery Program curriculum
  • Continuing Education credits 
  • Certificate of completion
  • Full curriculum training packet to take home (Over 100 pages with step by step guide for each simulation)
  • Live demo groups with parents in recovery 
  • Ability to engage and ask questions interactively during workshops
  • Breakfast and refreshments

Program Schedule

Thursday session will be held 9am-4pm 
Friday session will be held from 9am-3:30pm.
There will be a break both days for lunch and snacks. 
Frequently Asked Questions
Are both days required?
Both days are recommended in order to understand how to run the program. If you need CE credits both days are 100% required. contact Jen Doherty at connect@thefatherhoodproject.org for questions and clarification.
Will there be on-going support after the program?
Yes, the presenters will provide their contact information for support.
Where can I read more about The Fatherhood Project?
Visit our website at www.thefatherhoodproject.org
How can I make a donation?
Thank you! Our programs are 100% supported by public and private donors and grants. Donate at www.thefatherhoodproject.org/support/#donate
Still have questions?
Please email connect@thefatherhoodproject.org or call 617-724-2044 and we will be happy to help you with any additional questions you may have.
Refund and Grievance Policy
Any person who is not satisfied with the TFP training or materials may contact Executive Director Raymond Levy at 617-724-2044 or connect@thefatherhoodproject.org to discuss any issue. 

Cancellation and Refund policy
A training may be cancelled if the number of participants does not meet the expectations of the program leaders. Participants who have pre-registered will be notified and will have all monies for materials and tuition refunded. If a participant pre-registers and then cancels, they may contact Executive Director Raymond Levy at 617-724-2044 or connect@thefatherhoodproject.org to discuss a refund.