Working together to support organizations, groups and individuals that prevent
and alleviate the consequences of alcoholism and substancese in New York State.

The New York Certification Board - A Project of ASAP


 

 

 


The NYCB is a project of ASAP of New York (www.asapnys.org) with the mission of strengthening health and human services outcomes by enhancing the recovery-oriented skills and capacity of the workforce which will be achieved through the provision of high quality credentialing, testing, technical assistance, and training/education services.

For information about the training events or to register to attend, please visit the FRC website www.recoverycoachingfoundation.us or contact the NYCB office by email at info@nycertboard.org for assistance.

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Upcoming Exams:


Certified Addiction Recovery Coach Exam

Date: May 5, 2014
Time: 11:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Samaritan Village, 138-02 Queens Boulevard, Briarwood, NY 11435
To Register:  Contact Sherry LaFountain (518) 426-3122 or slafountain@asapnys.org


Date: May 20, 2014
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Marriott Hotel, 189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY 12205
To Register: Contact Sherry LaFountain (518) 426-3122 or slafountain@asapnys.org


Date: June 23, 2014
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: The Resource Training Center, 94-11 Jamaica Avenue (Corner of 94th Street and Jamacia Avenue), Woodhaven, NY 11417 (Parking lot in rear of building).
To Register: Contact Sherry LaFountain (518) 426-3122 or slafountain@asapnys.org


Upcoming Trainings:

Recovery Coach Training (30 hrs)*

Date: April 28, 2014 - May 2, 2014
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location: The Resource Training Center, 94-11 Jamaica Avenue (corner of 94th Street & Jamaica Avenue), Richmond Hill, NY  11421
Registration Fee: $150
To Register: Contact Joan MacGregor at (718) 871-7433

*Discounted cost for taking all four trainings is $225

Recovery Coach Academy (30 Hours)

The RCT course is designed to introduce participants new to Recovery Coaching to the core principles, current trends and best practices of this rapidly emerging field. The RCT course features an overview of Recovery Orientation and the Coaching strategies which combine to form the Recovery Coaching skill set and competencies. Designed to introduce a wide range of people to the core concepts, the course presents how Recovery Coaching promotes recovery, fits into the existing system of care and how communities can develop Recovery Coaching capacity.

Content includes: Key principles of Recovery Coaching; Overview of the Recovery Coaching relationship; Recovery Orientation & Multiple Pathways of Recovery; Core Coaching Skills and Competencies; Recovery Ethics and Recovery Coaching Best Practices; Overview of Recovery Coaching Certification, Training and Career Pathway.

Date: May 3,2014 - May 31,2014
Time: Every Saturday from 9:00am - 4:30pm
Location: Albany Behavioral Health - Community Resource Room, 225 Orange Street, Albany, NY 12210
Registration Fee: 30 Hour Training Session $200.00
To RegisterRecovery Coach Academy Registration


Peer/Mentor Ethics*

Date: May 5 - 7, 2014
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: The Resource Training Center, 94-11 Jamaica Avenue (corner of 94th Street and Jamaica Avenue), Richmond Hill, NY 11417 
Registration Fee: $100
To Register: Contact Joan MacGregor at  (718) 871-7433

*Discounted cost for taking all four trainings is $225

Recovery Coach Practicum (11 hours) 

This 2-day (11 clock hours) training provides instruction about developing a recovery plan and a practice opportunity. It can be used as part of the 60-hour requirement for the New York State Certification Board’s Addiction Recovery Coach Credential (CARC).  

Date: May 6 & 7, 2014

Time: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm each day
Location: Port Morris Wellness Center & Einstein College of Medicine, 804 East 138th Street, Bronx, NY 10461
Registration Fee: $100
To Register: Recovery Coach Practicum Registration Form


Mental Health First Aid (8 hrs)*

Date: May 8, 2014  9:00 am - 4:00 pm and May 9, 2014 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: The Resource Training Center, 94-11 Jamaica Avenue (corner of 94th Street & Jamaica Avenue), Richmond Hill, NY  11421
Registration Fee: $25
To Register: Contact Joan MacGregor at (718) 871-7433

*Discounted cost for taking all four trainings $225

Medication Assisted Treatment (4 hours)*
Date: May 9, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: The Resource Training Center, 94-11 Jamaica Avenue (corner of 94th Street & Jamacia Avenue), Richmond Hill, NY 11421
Reigstration Free: No cost if taking part of four training package
To Register: Contact Joan MacGregor at 9718) 871-7433

*Discounted cost for taking all four trainings $225


Recovery Coach Academy (30 clock hours)

This 5-day (30 clock hours) training meets the Recovery Coach requirement for the New York Certification Board’s Recovery Coach Credential (CARC). This course was created by CCAR. the training includes all necessary materials including the CCAR Recovery Coach Training Manual.

Date: May 12-16, 2014
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm each day
Location: Port Morris Wellness Center @Einstein College of Medicine, 804 East 138th Street, Bronx, NY 10461
Registration Fee: $150
To Register: Recovery Coach Academy Registration Form

    Recovery Coach Ethics (15 hours)

This 3-day (15 clock hours) training meets the ethics requirement for the New York State Certification Board’s Recovery Coach Credential (CARC). This course is based on the work of William White.

DateJune 3-5, 2014
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm each day
Location: Port Morris Wellness Center @ Einstein College of Medicine, 804 East 138th Street, Bronx, NY 10461

Registration Fee: $100
To Register: Recovery Coach Ethics Registration Form


Recovery Coach MAT (4 hours)

This (4 clock hour) training meets the full MAT requirement for the New York Certification Board’s Recovery Coach Credential (CARC). Based on the first four hours of the  Certified MAT Advocate Training Course offered by NAMA Recovery since 2001, including: Opiate Addiction, Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) and Medication-Assisted Recovery (MAR).

Date: June 6, 2014
Time: 9:00 am  - 1:00 pm
Location: Port Morris Wellness Center @ Einstein College of Medicine,
804 East 138th Street, Bronx, NY 10461

Registration Fee: $50 (free with the RC Academy)
To Register: Recovery Coach MAT Registration Form


Recovery Coach Practicum (11 hours)

This 2-day (11 clock hours) training provides instruction about developing a recovery plan and a practice opportunity. It can be used as part of the 60-hour requirement for the New York State Certification Board’s Addiction Recovery Coach Credential (CARC).  

Date: June 17-18, 2014
Time9:00 am  - 3:30 pm each day
Location: Port Morris Wellness Center @ Einstein College of Medicine,
804 East 138th Street, Bronx, NY 10461

Registration Fee: $100
To Register: Recovery Coach Practicum Registration Form

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