May 15, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Online Webinar
NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals

Peer Recovery Support Series, Section VI: A Deeper Dive Into Coaching Recovery

Friday, May 15, 2020 @ 12-2:00pm ET (11CT/10MT/9PT)


In this webinar, Phil Valentine, RCP, Executive Director of the Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR), will lead participants into a deeper understanding of the recovery coach role and the underpinning philosophies that led to the development of the CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© (RCA). Valentine will also review some training fundamentals, how best to implement the recovery coach service (including supervision), and shed some personal insight on the future of recovery coaching.

Learning Objectives
  • Understand the foundational principles of recovery coaching and how the Spectrum of Attitudes influences the role.
  • Briefly explore the ten specific recovery coach roles and how CCAR developed its position on the implementation of recovery coaches.
  • Discover the basics of Coachervision–CCAR’s model of supervising recovery coaches.
  • Learn about the Recovery Coach Professional (RCP) designation.
  • Examine outcomes and the future of recovery coaching.

Education is FREE to all professionals

Earn Continuing Education Hours (CEs)

If you have watched the webinar (either live or on-demand), you are eligible to receive a Certificate of Completion to verify the continuing education hours you spent learning. To apply (only after watching the webinar), complete and pass the online CE Quiz at the top of this page. NAADAC members receive a CE certificate for 2 CEs for free. Non-members of NAADAC can receive 2 CEs for $25 (make payment here). A CE certificate will be emailed to you within 21 days of submission and receiving payment, if applicable. Click here for a complete list of who accepts NAADAC continuing education hours.


Phil Valentine, RCP

Phil Valentine, RCP, is the Executive Director for the Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR). An accomplished author, trainer, and presenter, Valentine has gained recognition as a strong leader in the recovery community; in 2006, the Johnson Institute recognized his efforts with an America Honors Recovery award. In 2008, Faces and Voices of Recovery honored CCAR with the first Joel Hernandez Voice of the Recovery Community Award as the Outstanding Recovery Community Organization in the country. In 2009, the Hartford Business Journal named Valentine the Non-Profit Executive of the Year. Valentine also appears in the documentary, “The Anonymous People”, a ground-breaking video that CCAR had the privilege of supporting. In 2015, Valentine completed a thru hike of the Appalachian Trail, a journey of 2,189 miles, carrying the message of recovery the entire way.

Who Should Attend

Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.

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