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Recovery Coach Certification Cali Estes

Recovery Coach Certification

Are you interested in becoming a Certified Recovery Coach? You love helping people and enjoy teaching others how to stay sober and enjoy life. You deserve to be paid for your time and efforts. We offer a reputable program (Endorsed by CAADAC and NAADAC) that is cost-effective and recognized in the industry with a full CEU program. We offer mentorship programs and Master Teacher Training programs for those that have a desire to teach others how to become a Certified Recovery Coach. Our programs include an access to our exclusive job placement board, insurance discounts and a FREE 1 year membership in the exclusive International Association of Recovery Coaches with full access to benefits.

Our Recovery Coaching Course will teach you to prepare for difficult clients and various situations. Using the ‘partnership model’ you will learn: Coping Skills, Life Skills, Accessing Community Supports, Relapse Prevention, Goal Setting, Pharmacology, Nutrition, Fitness, Yoga and Meditation techniques that can assist with Post Acute Withdrawls and life ventures. Passive versus Active Listening and confidentiality issues will be addressed.

You will gain an understanding of how to work with a client in various settings: rehabs, homes, halfway houses, offices, on location etc. All ethical considerations and boundaries of clients that need to be respected and honored in the course of working with them will be taught and HIPPA will be discussed. Contracts, billing and collecting payment and how to adequately market yourself to make the most of your career will be discussed and investigated in this course.

Dealing with aggressive clients, out of control clients, clients in the Criminal Justice system and the upper elite/wealthy client will covered along with handling unique and stressful family situations and how to present at functions. When to say no to a client and how to terminate the relationships will be addressed.

The classroom experience will be electric and alive with learning! Participants will use break-out groups in actual mock Recovery Coaching situations. Participants will get a real feel for what it feels like to attempt to manage a difficult client who is out of control. Participants will be taught how to decipher the important differences between a Case Manager, Recovery Coach and a Sober Companion. We will dispel all of the myths and teach you real life situations in this course.

Students will learn the following skills:

Evaluation of the proper clinical approachAnalysis of correct Case Management SkillsClinical problem solving in unexpected situationsHow to increase your incomeHow to market yourself as a Recovery CoachHow to expand your clientele baseMuch, much more!

Training Dates & Locations

MAY 25-26 2013

Los Angeles California 10 am -4 pm. Cost $999 plus $45.00 materials fee.

JUNE 22-23 2013

Orlando Florida 10 am-4 pm. Cost $999 plus $45 materials fee.

JULY 20-21 2013

Seattle Washington 10 am -4 pm. Cost $999 plus $45.00 materials fee.

AUGUST 17-18 2013

Austin Texas 10 am -4 pm. Cost $999 plus $45.00 materials fee.

SEPTEMBER 21-22 2013

New York NY 10 am -4 pm. Cost $999 plus $45.00 materials fee.

OCTOBER 19-20 2013

Dallas Texas 10 am -4 pm. Cost $999 plus $45.00 materials fee.

NOVEMBER 21-22 2013

San Francisco California 10 am -4 pm. Cost $999 plus $45.00 materials fee.

Call today for more information. Cali Estes, Master teacher/trainer. 786-709-0479 or email at