Monday, October 21, 2019 to
Wednesday, October 23, 2019                                            From 
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST

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Kenneth Young Center 
1001 Rohlwing Rd.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

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Chenay Powell 

IL October 21-23, 2019

Recovery Coach Academy for Young Adults 

CCAR's Center for Addiction Recovery Training has developed the Recovery Coach Academy for Young Adults to enhance the skills of those individuals who will be supporting young adults on their recovery journey.
The Learning Objectives for this course include:
  • Describe the roles and functions of a recovery coach
  • List the fundamental principles of recovery coaching
  • Explore different definitions and pathways of recovery
  • Build communication skills to enhance relationships
  • Discover attitudes about self-disclosure & sharing your story
  • Understand the role of belief systems and values in the coaching relationship
  • Describe the different roles and applications for recovery coaching
  • Increase awareness of culture, power & privilege
  • Address ethical & boundary issues
  • Experience recovery wellness planning
  • Practice newly acquired skills

This innovative new training will be delivered as 3 days live in class and 2 days online learning. 

Monday, October 21st through Wednesday, October 23rd from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Kenneth Young Center- 1001 Rohlwing Road, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 6007.

Participants who are interested in learning how to train the RCAYA curriculum, may opt to attend the     Training of Trainers (TOT) program which will run each day following the RCAYA on Monday, October 21st through Wednesday, October 23rd from 4:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

The registration fee is $800 and will include materials, lunch each day and access to the online content. The TOT is an additional $600. 

All Illinois residents, please email Chenay Powell at chenay@ccar.us or call 860-218-9570 to proceed with registration.

Completion of the in class and online training awards 30 CEUs.