Recovery Coach Academy

The Frederick County Health Department’s BHS Division is excited to offer the next CCAR Recovery Coach Academy, there is no cost for this training (Free).

What is a Recovery Coach?

Recovery coaches are individuals who may be in recovery, a friend or family member of someone in recovery, or a recovery ally. This training will provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to guide and mentor others through their own recovery process.

  • Training Dates: November 27, 2023 - December 1, 2023
  • Time: 9:00a.m. - 1:00p.m.
  • Location: Virtually (MS Teams)
2023 Recovery Coach Academy newsflash

The structure of the four-day training is as follows: a test is given at the end of each training day. You must receive a score of 80% or better to receive a certificate for the training and attend all four training days. There will be homework assignments that need to be completed after each day; this is to ensure the fidelity of the training.

To take this Training you will need:

  1. A laptop or table that has a camera.
  2. Camera must be “on” during the training.
  3. A strong Internet connection
  4. A quiet space that provides privacy for you and other members attending the training.
  5. All materials (participant handouts which you will be emailed to you) to make this an effective learning environment for you.

Click here to register: Registration Link

Any questions or to be added to the training roster please contact Jeffrey Thompson jthompson2@frederickcountymd.gov or Tina Foertschbeck tfoertschbeck@frederickcountymd.gov