Thu. Nov 15th, 2018

Valid Certification Agencies by State

Alabama
Alabama Association of Christian Recovery Ministries
www.aacrm.net/Certified-Life-Recovery-Coach

Regional Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselor Training Program (RADACT)
www.radact.com/anchorage/

Wellbriety Training /White Bison.org
http://www.wellbrietytraining.com/ or
http://www.whitebison.org

Alaska, Juneau
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence – Juneau (N.C.A.D.D.)
http://ncaddjuneau.org/

Arizona, Phoenix
Recovery Innovation of Arizona, Inc. (RIA)
http://www.recoveryinnovations.org/riaz/

Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)
http://recoveryopportunity.com/recove…/for-peer-specialists/

California
Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)
http://recoveryopportunity.com/recove…/for-peer-specialists/

California, Sacramento
Sober Gurus
http://www.SoberGurus.com

California, San Diego
Recovery Innovations
http://www.recoveryinnovations.org/

California, Santa Barbara
East Meets West Recovery Coaching Training
http://eastmeetswestrct.com/index.html

California, Ventura
Recovery Innovations
http://www.recoveryinnovations.org/

Colorado, Boulder
Wellbriety Training/White Bison.org
http://www.wellbrietytraining.com/ or
http://www.whitebison.org

Colorado, Colorado Springs
Springs Recovery Connection
http://springsrecoveryconnection.org/

Colorado, Denver
Advocates for Recovery

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Connecticut
Connecticut Community of Addiction Recovery
http://ccar.us/recovery-coach-academy-rca-training-registr…/

Florida, Broward
Broward Regional Health Planning
http://www.brhpc.org/programs/substance-abuse-mental-health/

Florida, Del Ray and Ft. Lauderdale
Addiction Academy – On Line and Classroom
http://www.addictionacademy.com/certified-recovery-coaching…

Florida, Del Ray Beach
The Sober Network
http://www.recoverycoaches.com/

Florida, Lauderhill
Journey to Well-Being, LLC
ajourneytowellbeing@yahoo.com

Florida, Spring Hill
GORSKI-CENAPS – Relapse Prevention Training
http://www.cenaps.com/The_Cenaps_Corporation/Home.html

Georgia, Decatur
Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network, Inc.
http://www.gmhcn.org/

Georgia, Atlanta and Morrow
Georgia Council on Substance Abuse
CARES – Selection Committee
http://www.gasubstanceabuse.org/CARES/index.htm
http://www.gmhcn.org/

Hawaii to Maryland

Hawaii
Hawaii Department of Health
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division – Access to Recovery (ATR)
health.hawaii.gov/substance-abuse

Idaho
Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
http://www.radact.com/anchorage/healthandwelfare.idaho.gov

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

Illinois, Chicago
State of Illinois Department of Human Services
https://www.dhs.state.il.us/page.aspx?item=46190

Illinois, University Park
Governors State University FREE TRAINING
http://recoveryopportunity.com/recove…/for-peer-specialists/

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

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Iowa, All areas
Iowa Department of Public Health
http://www.idph.state.ia.us/atr/peer_coaching.asp

Elite Continuing Education
https://addiction.elitecme.com/IA/course/IAAD01RMC09

Kansas, Burlingame, Iola
Allen Community College
www.allencc.edu

Kansas, Lawrence
Consumers as Providers Training Program (CAP) University of Kansas
http://mentalhealth.socwel.ku.edu/cap

Kentucky, Hazard
Hazard Community and Technical College – Substance Recovery Coach Training
www.HAZARD.KCTCS.EDU

Maine
Maine Association of Substance Abuse Programs
http://www.masap.org/site/maar-recovery-coach.asp

Maine, Machias
Recovery Support Network-Supporting Women in Transition and Recovery
www.recoverysupportnetwork.org

Maine, Portland
Portland Recovery Community Center-PRCC
http://www.portlandrecovery.org/about

Maine, Augusta
Maine Alliance for Addiction Recovery-MAAR
MASAP
http://www.masap.org/site/maar.asp

Maryland, Montgomery County
Recovery Partners In Montgomery County Maryland
http://www.recoverypartnersmontgomery.com/peer-leadership-i…

Massachusetts to New Jersey

Massachusetts
Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)
http://recoveryopportunity.com/recove…/for-peer-specialists/

Massachusetts – On Line
University of Massachusetts – Addictions Counselor Education Program
http://caps-courses.umb.edu/…/spring/nc/corporate/treatment/

Massachusetts, Boston, Hampden and Suffolk County
Massachusetts-Access to Recovery – Recovery Coach Learning Community – MA-ATR
http://www.ma-atr.org/Recovery-Coaching.aspx

Massachusetts, Holyoke, Springfield, Greenvile, Pittsfield
The Western Mass Recovery Learning Community (RLC)
http://www.westernmassrlc.org/

Massachusetts, Worchester
New England Institute of Addiction Studies
Summer School Training in: Worcester State University
http://www.neias.org/

Michigan
Michigan Department of Community Health,
Bureau of Substance Abuse and Addiction Services
http://www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,4612,7-132-2941_4871_55008—,00.html

Michigan, Ada
Recover Resources
http://www.recoverresources.com/

Michigan, Detroit
Marygrove College
Peer Recovery Mentor Certificate Program Coordinator
http://www.marygrove.edu/…/peer-recovery-mentor-certificate…

Michigan, Flint
Genesee Health System
https://www. genhs.org

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

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Michigan, Native People
The Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan – Anishaabek Healing Circle –
ATR – Recovery Coach Institute
http://www.atrhealingcircle.com/what-is-atr

Minnesota, Minneapolis
Minnesota Recovery Connection
http://www.minnesotarecovery.org/rca/index.html

Minnesota, Minnetonka
Starting Point
http://www.startingpointmn.com/relapse-prevention-training…/

Missouri
Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)
http://recoveryopportunity.com/recove…/for-peer-specialists/

Missouri, Kansas City
Kansas City Substance Abuse Treatment and
Recovery Support Coalition (KC-SATRSC)
kc-satrsc.org/recovery-support-services/

Missouri, Jefferson City
Missouri Recovery Network
http://morecovery.org/jefferson-city-mrssmrss-p-training/

Missouri, Branson West, Stone County
Missouri Recovery Network
morecovery.org/

Montana, Butte, Helena, Livingston
Montana Peer Network
http://mtpeernetwork.org/p…/peer-support-specialist-training

Nebraska, Lincoln, North Platte
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
http://dhhs.ne.gov/behavioral_heal…/Pages/beh_mh_mhadvo.aspx

Nevada, Las Vegas
Instep Recovery Services – CCAR Recovery Coach Training
http://insteprecoveryservices.com/las-vegas-nevada-recover…/

Foundation for Recovery (FFR) – Peer Recovery Support Center
http://www.forrecovery.org/peersupport.html

New Hampshire, Concord
Hope for NH Recovery
http://www.hopefornhrecovery.org/ev…/category/coach-academy/

New Hampshire, Keene
MADAC – Monadnock Alcohol and Drug Abuse Coalition
http://www.madacnh.org/

New Hampshire, Waterville Valley
New England Institute of Addiction Studies
http://www.neias.org/

New Jersey, All areas
Mental Health Association of NJ – Consumer Connections
http://www.mhanj.org/co…/consumer-connections-core-training/

New Jersey, Blackwood and Camden
Camden County College
Chemical Dependency Associate/ Peer Recovery Coach Certificate Training LeRoy Stanford, Director of the Addiction Counseling Program LeRoyStanford42@yahoo.com

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
rich@certbd.org

New Jersey, Trenton – Hamilton area
City of Angels
Raymond Dwier Center –
392 Church Street,
Groveville, New Jersey
609-910-4942
CityofAngelsNJ@hotmail.com
www.cityofangelsnj.org

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
http://shrp.rutgers.edu/…/p…/documents/CertWellCoaching.html

New Jersey, Patterson
Eva’s Village
http://evasvillage.org/

New Mexico to South Carolina

New Mexico
Behavioral Health Services Division, NM Human Services Department
http://www.bhc.state.nm.us/…/OCACertPeerSpecialistTraining.…

New Mexico, Sante Fe
The Life Link Institute
http://www.lltraininginstitute.org/

New York, All areas
New York State Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS)
http://www.oasas.ny.gov/recovery/coach/

Friends of Recovery New York (FOR-NY)
https://www.for-ny.org/index.php

New York, Delaware and Oswego County
Friends of Recovery of Delaware and Oswego Counties (FOR-DO)
http://friendsofrecoverydo.org/programsser…/rca-description/

New York, Long Island
Veterans Administration – Healthspan
www.healthspan.us

New York, New York City, Amherst and Brooklyn
Resource Training Center’s Recovery & Life Coaching Academy
http://www.resourcetraining.org/recovery_coach.html

New York, Rochester
East Meets West Recovery Coach Training
http://eastmeetswestrct.com/index.html

North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Behavioral Healthcare Resource Program, School of Social Work
http://bhrp.sowo.unc.edu/nccpss/dashboard
http://pss.unc.edu/index.php

North Carolina, Henderson/5 Counties
Recovery Innovations of North Carolina – Wellness City of New Bern
http://www.recoveryinnovations.org/rinc/contact.html

North Carolina, Winston-Salem
CenterPoint Human Services (CenterPoint) and Forsyth Tech
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/886565

The Mazie S. Woodruff Center
http://www.forsythtech.edu/ or
http://www.cphs.org/centerpoint-offers-first-peer-support-…/

North Dakota, Bismark
North Dakota Department of Human Services (NDDHS)
The Recovery Council – Division of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services
http://www.nd.gov/dhs/services/mentalhealth/index.html

North Dakota
Mental Health America of North Dakota’s Inmate Peer Support Program
mhand.org/

Ohio, Cleveland
Northern Ohio Recovery Association (NORA)
www.norainc.org/contact-us

Ohio, Columbus
The Ohio Empowerment Coalition, Inc.
http://www.ohioempowerment.org/CPS.htm

Ohio, On Line (Free)
EBased Academy
Free, online career development resource for health and human service professionals
and educators in the state of Ohio
https://ebasedacademy.mh.state.oh.us/course/

Ohio, Southwest Region
Mental Health America of Northern Kentucky & South West Ohio
https://www.mhankyswoh.org/Home

Oklahoma
Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
http://ok.gov/odmhsas/Mental_Health

Mental Health Recovery Division of the Oklahoma Department
of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
http://www.ok.gov/odmhsas/Mental_Health_/Certifications

Oregon
Acorn
http://www.positiveacorn.com/who-we-are/

Oregon, Eugene
Willamette Family Treatment Services
www.wfts.org

Relief Nursery
www.reliefnursery.org

Oregon, Portland
Portland Community College – Addictions Peer Specialist Training
http://www.pcc.edu/about/catalog/

The Miracles Club Each One Teach One – Certified Recovery Mentor (CRM) Training
http://www.miraclesclub.org/

DayStared Education
Walking the Talk – Addiction Peer Support Specialists Training
www.daystared.com

Central City Concern – Addiction Peer Support Specialists Training
www.ccconcern.org

Oregon, Medford
Love Foundation – CCAR Recovery Coach Training
www.lovefoundations.com

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

Oregon, Sherwood
Community Connections
Intentional Peer Support (IPS) Addiction Peer Support Specialists
http://www.oregon.gov/…/amh/pd/Pages/approved-training.aspxs

Oregon, West Linn
MindMap, LLC
Addiction Recovery Mentoring 101
http://www.mhanj.org/co…/consumer-connections-core-training/

Pennsylvania
Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)
http://recoveryopportunity.com/recove…/for-peer-specialists/

Pennsylvania, Alleghany County
The Allegheny County Coalition for Recovery
http://www.coalitionforrecovery.org/aboutus/

Pennsylvania, Bristol
ProAct – Southern Bucks Recovery Center
http://www.councilsepa.org/programs/pro-act

Pennsylvania, New Britain
ProAct – Women’s Recovery Center
http://www.councilsepa.org/programs/pro-act

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Council of Southeastern Pennsylvania/ ProAct
https://www.councilsepa.org/…/p…/recovery-support-trainings/

Pro-Act Philadelphia Recovery Community Center
http://www.councilsepa.org/programs/pro-act

Rhode Island, Pawtucket
RICARES – Rhode Island Communities for Addiction Recovery Efforts
www.ricares.org

Anchor Recovery Community Center
http://www.anchorrecovery.org/?page_id=20

Rhode Island, Woonsocket
Community Staffing Resources, Inc.
http://staffingresources.org/traini…/recoveryspecialist.html

Rhode Island, Warwick
Anchor Recovery Community Center II
http://staffingresources.org/traini…/recoveryspecialist.html

South Carolina, Greenville
FAVOR Greenville Center
http://favorgreenville.org/contact-us/

Tennessee to Wyoming

Tennessee
Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
Tennessee Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Program
http://www.tn.gov/mental/recovery/oca3.shtml

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)
michelle.webster@TN.gov
Registration Information — http://www.tn.gov/mental
http://www.recoverywithinreach.org

Tennessee, Memphis area and Nationwide
Recovery Within — Consulting and guidance toward long lasting recovery
Vik Moore, MS, PHDc
Contact through LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/search/results/index/?keyword

Texas
Texas Department of State Health Service
www.DSHS.state.tx.us

Texas, Austin
TAIRCOS Peer Recovery Coach Institute
Texas Association Of Integrated Recovery Community Orgs & Services, (TAIRCOS)
http://www.nonprofitfacts.com/…/Texas-Association-Of-Integr…

Communities for Recovery (CFORR) Peer Recovery Support Center
www.communitiesforrecovery.com/

Institute of Chemical Dependency Studies
http://www.cdstudies.com/

Texas, Dallas
Association of Person Affected by Addiction
www.apaarecovery.org/cms/

Texas, El Paso
Recovery Alliance
www.recoveryalliance.net/

Texas, Houston
Council on Alcohol and Drugs Houston – Classroom
http://www.council-houston.org/recovery-coach-training/

Montrose Center

Continuing Education Courses

http://http;//www.wellnessandrecovery.org
Dillon West
713-819-0699
westmotion@aol.com

Texas, Longview
ETCADA – East Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse – Classroom
http://www.etcada.com/services/east-texas-recovery

Vermont
Vermont Recovery Coach Academy
http://www.friendsofrecoveryvt.org/…/vermont-recovery-coac…/

WRAP Training – Wellness Recovery Action Plan
https://copelandcenter.com/our-se…/wrap-facilitator-training

Vermont, Bradford
Valley Vista
www.vvista.net

Virginia
Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)
http://recoveryopportunity.com/recove…/for-peer-specialists/

Virginia, Richmond
McShin Foundation
http://www.McShin.org

Washington
Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)
recoveryopportunity.com/recove…/for-peer-specialists/

Washington, Seattle
Recovery Cafe
www.recoverycafe.org/…/recovery-caf%C3%A9-brings-rec…

Coach Supervision Academy

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Washington, Spokane
Community Minded Enterprises
community-minded.org/

West Virginia
Department of Health and Human Resources – Behavioral Health & Health Facilities
http://www.dhhr.wv.gov/BHHF/Pages/

West Virginia, Huntington
Healing Place of Huntington
http://www.thehealingplaceofhuntington/

Wisconsin
Recovery Opportunity Center (ROC)
http://recoveryopportunity.com/recove…/for-peer-specialists/

Wisconsin, Baraboo
White Bison, Inc., Wellbriety Training
http://wellbrietytraining.com/wellbrie…/event-registration/…

Wisconsin, Madison
Wisconsin Recovery Community Organization – WIROCO
http://www.wirco.org/WIRCO_Site/A_Recovery_Coach_is….html

Wyoming, Casper
12-24 Club, Inc.
www.1224club.org

Wyoming, Cheyenne
Recovery Wyoming
http://www.recoverwyoming.org/index.html

Nationwide and International

Nationwide

ParFessionals
https://parfessionals.com/certification/

WRAP Training – Wellness Recovery Action Plan
https://copelandcenter.com/our-se…/wrap-facilitator-training

International Association of Peer Specialists
http://inaops.org/

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

Altarum Institute – Access to Recovery (ATR) Program- Grant Program for Services
http://altarum.org/about

Recovery Innovations Academy
http://www.recoveryinnovations.org/services.html

Diversified Intervention Group
http://www.recoverresources.com/

International

United Kingdom
Foundation for Recovery and Wellness Coaching

Home

United Kingdom, Suffolk
Recovery Coach Training & Consultancy Limited
http://www.recoverycoachingfoundation.co.uk/…

Australia
Peer Zone

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Australia, Queensland
Coaching with Substance
http://coachingwithsubstance.org.au/recovery-coach-training/

New Zealand
Peer Zone

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Canada
Peer Zone

Home

Canada, Ontario, Kingston
Wellness Support Network Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFLA)
http://www.laacmhs.ca/

Online: SMARTrecovery