Recovery Coach Training Organizations

Addiction Recovery Coaching Training Locations

Alabama to Georgia

Alabama Association of Christian Recovery Ministries

Regional Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselor Training Program (RADACT)

Wellbriety Training /White or

Alaska, Juneau
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence – Juneau (N.C.A.D.D.)

Arizona, Phoenix
Recovery Innovation of Arizona, Inc. (RIA)

Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)

Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)

California, Sacramento
Sober Gurus

California, San Diego
Recovery Innovations

California, Santa Barbara
East Meets West Recovery Coaching Training

California, Ventura
Recovery Innovations

Colorado, Boulder
Wellbriety Training/White or

Colorado, Colorado Springs
Springs Recovery Connection

Colorado, Denver
Advocates for Recovery

Connecticut Community of Addiction Recovery

Florida, Broward
Broward Regional Health Planning

Florida, Del Ray and Ft. Lauderdale
Addiction Academy – On Line and Classroom

Florida, Del Ray Beach
The Sober Network

Florida, Lauderhill
Journey to Well-Being, LLC

Florida, Spring Hill
GORSKI-CENAPS – Relapse Prevention Training

Georgia, Decatur          
Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, Inc.

Georgia, Atlanta and Morrow        
Georgia Council on Substance Abuse
CARES – Selection Committee

Hawaii to Maryland

Hawaii Department of Health
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division – Access to Recovery (ATR)

Idaho Department of Health and Welfare

Idaho, Boise and Nampa   
Supportive Housing and Innovative Partnerships (SHIP).

Illinois, Chicago                  
State of Illinois Department of Human Services

Illinois, University Park       
Governors State University FREE TRAINING

Indiana, Indianapolis, Ft. Wayne                
IAIC-Indiana Addiction Issues Coalition

Iowa, All areas                  
Iowa Department of Public Health

Elite Continuing Education

Kansas, Burlingame, Iola  
Allen Community College

Kansas, Lawrence                
Consumers as Providers Training Program (CAP) University of Kansas

Kentucky, Hazard                     
Hazard Community and Technical College – Substance Recovery Coach Training

Maine Association of Substance Abuse Programs

Maine, Machias                  
Recovery Support Network-Supporting Women in Transition and Recovery

Maine, Portland                  
Portland Recovery Community Center-PRCC

Maine, Augusta                  
Maine Alliance for Addiction Recovery-MAAR

Maryland, Montgomery County       
Recovery Partners In Montgomery County Maryland

Massachusetts to New Jersey

Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)

Massachusetts – On Line                  
University of Massachusetts – Addictions Counselor Education Program

Massachusetts, Boston, Hampden and Suffolk County         
Massachusetts-Access to Recovery – Recovery Coach Learning Community – MA-ATR

Massachusetts, Holyoke, Springfield, Greenvile, Pittsfield                   
The Western Mass Recovery Learning Community (RLC)

Massachusetts, Worchester
New England Institute of Addiction Studies
Summer School Training in: Worcester State University

Michigan Department of Community Health,
Bureau of Substance Abuse and Addiction Services,4612,7-132-2941_4871_55008—,00.html

Michigan, Ada          
Recover Resources

Michigan, Detroit                       
Marygrove College
Peer Recovery Mentor Certificate Program Coordinator

Michigan, Flint                           
Genesee Health System

Michigan, Frazer                        
CARE of Southeastern Michigan Partners
with the Macomb County Office of Substance Abuse (MCOSA)

Michigan, Native People           
The Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan – Anishaabek Healing Circle –
ATR – Recovery Coach Institute

Minnesota, Minneapolis              
Minnesota Recovery Connection

Minnesota, Minnetonka              
Starting Point

Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)

Missouri, Kansas City              
Kansas City Substance Abuse Treatment and
Recovery Support Coalition (KC-SATRSC)

Missouri, Jefferson City     
Missouri Recovery Network

Missouri, Branson West, Stone County           
Missouri Recovery Network

Montana, Butte, Helena, Livingston                
Montana Peer Network

Nebraska, Lincoln, North Platte              
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Nevada, Las Vegas     
Instep Recovery Services – CCAR Recovery Coach Training

Foundation for Recovery (FFR) – Peer Recovery Support Center

New Hampshire, Concord                    
Hope for NH Recovery

New Hampshire, Keene                        
MADAC – Monadnock Alcohol and Drug Abuse Coalition

New Hampshire, Waterville Valley       
New England Institute of Addiction Studies

New Jersey, All areas                    
Mental Health Association of NJ – Consumer Connections

New Jersey, East Brunswick
New Jersey Certification Board
Chemical Dependency Associate/ Peer Recovery Support Training
NJ Certification Board is moving to new offices in the fall of 2015
Executive Director: Rich Bowe

New Jersey, Trenton – Hamilton area
City of Angels
Raymond Dwier Center –
392 Church Street,
Groveville, New Jersey

New Jersey, Newark and On Line
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, School of Health Related Professions,
Department of Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Counseling Professions

New Jersey, Patterson                  
Eva’s Village

New Mexico to South Carolina

New Mexico
Behavioral Health Services Division, NM Human Services Department

New Mexico, Sante Fe
The Life Link Institute

New York, All areas
New York State Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS)

Friends of Recovery New York (FOR-NY)

New York, Delaware and Oswego County
Friends of Recovery of Delaware and Oswego Counties (FOR-DO)

New York, Long Island
Veterans Administration – Healthspan

New York, New York City, Amherst and Brooklyn
Resource Training Center’s Recovery & Life Coaching Academy

New York, Rochester
East Meets West Recovery Coach Training

North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Behavioral Healthcare Resource Program, School of Social Work

North Carolina, Henderson/5 Counties
Recovery Innovations of North Carolina – Wellness City of New Bern

North Carolina, Winston-Salem
CenterPoint Human Services (CenterPoint) and Forsyth Tech

The Mazie S. Woodruff Center or

North Dakota, Bismark
North Dakota Department of Human Services (NDDHS)
The Recovery Council – Division of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services

North Dakota
Mental Health America of North Dakota’s Inmate Peer Support Program

Ohio, Cleveland
Northern Ohio Recovery Association (NORA)

Ohio, Columbus
The Ohio Empowerment Coalition, Inc.

Ohio, On Line (Free)
EBased Academy
Free, online career development resource for health and human service professionals
and educators in the state of Ohio

Ohio, Southwest Region
Mental Health America of Northern Kentucky & South West Ohio

Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

Mental Health Recovery Division of the Oklahoma Department
of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services


Oregon, Eugene
Willamette Family Treatment Services

Relief Nursery

Oregon, Portland
Portland Community College – Addictions Peer Specialist Training

The Miracles Club Each One Teach One – Certified Recovery Mentor (CRM) Training

DayStared Education
Walking the Talk – Addiction Peer Support Specialists Training

Central City Concern – Addiction Peer Support Specialists Training

Oregon, Medford
Love Foundation – CCAR Recovery Coach Training

Oregon, Salem
Project A.B.L.E – Addictions Peer Support Specialist Training

Oregon, Sherwood
Community Connections
Intentional Peer Support (IPS) Addiction Peer Support Specialists

Oregon, West Linn
MindMap, LLC
Addiction Recovery Mentoring 101

Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)

Pennsylvania, Alleghany County
The Allegheny County Coalition for Recovery

Pennsylvania, Bristol
ProAct – Southern Bucks Recovery Center

Pennsylvania, New Britain
ProAct – Women’s Recovery Center

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Council of Southeastern Pennsylvania/ ProAct

Pro-Act Philadelphia Recovery Community Center

Rhode Island, Pawtucket
RICARES – Rhode Island Communities for Addiction Recovery Efforts

Anchor Recovery Community Center

Rhode Island, Woonsocket
Community Staffing Resources, Inc.

Rhode Island, Warwick
Anchor Recovery Community Center II

South Carolina, Greenville
FAVOR Greenville Center

Tennessee to Wyoming

Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
Tennessee Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Program

Tennessee, Memphis, Knoxville, and Jackson
Recovery Within Reach
Office of Consumer Affairs and Peer Recovery Services
Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
5th Floor Andrew Jackson Building
500 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243
Gerald Pitts and Michaelle Webster
(615) 741-7693 (office)
Registration Information —

Tennessee, Memphis area and Nationwide
Recovery Within — Consulting and guidance toward long lasting recovery
Vik Moore, MS, PHDc
Contact through LinkedIn:

Texas Department of State Health Service

Texas, Austin
TAIRCOS Peer Recovery Coach Institute
Texas Association Of Integrated Recovery Community Orgs & Services, (TAIRCOS)

Communities for Recovery (CFORR) Peer Recovery Support Center

Institute of Chemical Dependency Studies

Texas, Dallas
Association of Person Affected by Addiction

Texas, El Paso
Recovery Alliance

Texas, Houston
Council on Alcohol and Drugs Houston – Classroom

Montrose Center

Dillon West

Texas, Longview
ETCADA – East Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse – Classroom

Vermont Recovery Coach Academy

WRAP Training – Wellness Recovery Action Plan

Vermont, Bradford
Valley Vista

Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)

Virginia, Richmond
McShin Foundation

Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)

Washington, Seattle
Recovery Cafe

Coach Supervision Academy

Washington, Spokane
Community Minded Enterprises

West Virginia
Department of Health and Human Resources – Behavioral Health & Health Facilities

West Virginia, Huntington
Healing Place of Huntington

Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)

Wisconsin, Baraboo
White Bison, Inc., Wellbriety Training

Wisconsin, Madison
Wisconsin Recovery Community Organization – WIROCO….html

Wyoming, Casper
12-24 Club, Inc.

Wyoming, Cheyenne
Recovery Wyoming

Nationwide and International



WRAP Training – Wellness Recovery Action Plan

International Association of Peer Specialists

The National Indian Health Board – Warrior Down Program
Re-entry program for Native Americans

Altarum Institute – Access to Recovery (ATR) Program- Grant Program for Services

Recovery Innovations Academy

Diversified Intervention Group


United Kingdom
Foundation for Recovery and Wellness Coaching

United Kingdom, Suffolk
Recovery Coach Training & Consultancy Limited!recovery-coach-trainings

Peer Zone

Australia, Queensland
Coaching with Substance

New Zealand
Peer Zone

Peer Zone

Canada, Ontario, Kingston
Wellness Support Network Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFLA)

Online Training

Addiction Academy – On Line and Classroom

Addictions Academy

All CEUs – On Line Training

Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery, CCAR
Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery, CCAR

Crossroads Recovery Coaching Inc.

Diversified Intervention Group

Elite Continuing Education

Fowler Wainwright International Institute of Professional Coaching
Fowler Wainwright International Institute of Professional Coaching

Friends of Recovery
Friends of Recovery, Manchester and Londonderry, New Hampshire

Friends of Recovery
Friends of Recovery, Montpelier, Vermont

Friends of Recovery
Friends of Recovery

Governors State University, College of Health and Human Services
Governors State University, Coaching for Recovery Training Program

GORSKI-CENAPS – Relapse Prevention Training

International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium

Infidelity Recovery Institute

Institute for Integrative Nutrition

The Institute for Life Coach Training

Institute for the Psychology of Eating

The London Recovery Coaching Academy
London Recovery Coaching Academy

McShin Foundation

Mental Health Association of New Jersey
Mental Health Association of New Jersey

NAADAC Web Seminar – Understanding the Roles of a Recovery Coach

NET Institute

OASAS New York State Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services
New York State Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services, Albany, New York

PARfessionals, Ft. Worth, Texas


The Recovery Coaching Foundation
Recovery Coaching Foundation, UK

Recover Resources

Recovery Innovations Academy

Resource Training Center has a Recovery and Life Coaching Academy
Resource Training Center’s Recovery & Life Coaching Academy, New York City

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, School of Health Related Professions, Department of Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Counseling Professions
Certificate in Wellness coaching for Physical, Mental, and Addiction Disorders

The Sober Network

The Starting Point
The Starting Point, Minnetonka, Minnesota

Suicide Prevention Resource Center
Offers free suicide prevention training as well as CEU for certification

Texas Department of Health Services
Texas Department of Health Services

Tobacco Awareness and other free training for Public Health Professionals

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
FREE for North Carolina Residents School of Social Work – Behavioral Healthcare Resource Program

Utah Support Advocates for Recovery, Awareness
Utah Support Advocates for Recovery, Awareness

Wainwright Global Institute of Professional Coaching

World Coach Institute

World Coach Institute – Addiction Coach

WRAP – Wellness Recovery
Action Plan


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