Primary Responsibilities include:
people in strengths-based, trauma-informed peer support at any stage of
their individual recovery plans.
active listening, respectful motivational questions, and treatment of
people as the strongest resource in their own recovery.
systems advocacy and guidance to individuals as they navigate the
substance use disorder treatment system.
up on treatment referrals and assist with adherence to treatment
warm handoffs to treatment providers and/or recovery support services and
other community resources.
Qualifications and Requirements include:
school diploma required. Undergraduate degree a plus.
of Recovery Coach Training Academy (minimum 28 hours).
Recovery Peer Advocate (CRPA or CRPA-P) required.
experience with recovery skills, support services, and local community
resources required, including substance use disorder prevention,
treatment, and referrals. At least 2 years working in substance use
or mental health recovery services as a provider or recipient required.
valid New York State driver's license with a safe and responsible driving
history. Own motor vehicle, properly insured and registered in accordance
with NYS DMV regulations, to drive to various worksites.
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