Calendar of Trainings, Programs, and Events

Explore engaging new online trainings, programs and events that support recovery in Vermont.

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Calendar Table of Contents

October 2022

October 5th & 6th

9am-12pm

This two-day Supervision in Recovery Settings Training Program is designed for those working in the substance use disorder recovery field who want to learn the basic principles and skills of supervision. We will explore the similarities and differences of management and supervision; effective communication strategies to use with one’s employees; approaches to keep one’s team engaged and motivated; as well as explore the unique boundaries, challenges, and opportunities that come with being a supervisor in a recovery setting.

Online Training

5.5 CEUs

Open to Recovery Coaches

Tues, Oct 11th
 3 – 4:30pm

Vermont Recovery Coaches often come face-to-face with the challenges of living and working in a small state. It is common for Recovery Coaches to see their clients at recovery meetings, at the grocery store, or in other places in the community. Join Lisa Lord in this interactive training discussing these challenges.

Online Training

2 CEUs

Open to Recovery Coaches

October 12 & 13

The RCED training is a two-day training for Recovery Coaches working in Vermont’s Recovery Centers and their local corresponding hospitals. 

Online Training

CEU Eligible

Open to Recovery Coaches

Wed, Oct 19th
 4 – 5pm

Join Will Roberts and Lisa Lord from Recovery Vermont for an open Motivational Interviewing practice session. We will have brief instruction to brush up on skills, and then spend the majority of the time in pairs practicing. 

Online Training

1 CEU

Open to Recovery Coaches

Fri, Oct 21st
 8:30am – 11:45am

Join Vermont Hub and Spoke Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) treatment teams at a virtual conference. People with who receive medication for OUD will discuss their experience of clinic environments, findings from interviews with people receiving OUD medication across Vermont will be shared, and a buprenorphine prescriber in personal substance use recovery will share his perspective on clinics environments. There is no cost to join this Zoom session funded by the State of Vermont and Recovery Coach CEUs are available.  

Online Training

Up to 2.5 CEUs

Open to Recovery Coaches

October 31 – December 19

Applications open! The Motivational Interviewing: Advancing the Practice Specialty Training offers experienced Recovery Coaches the opportunity to gain in-depth, advanced Motivational Interviewing training by an expert, Stephen Andrew, whose work intersects with the field of addiction recovery.

Online Training

19 CEUs

Open to Recovery Coaches

November 2022

Nov 9 & 10

Applications are open! This two-day specialty training is specifically designed to teach recovery coaches to work with people who are currently incarcerated in the Vermont Corrections system, as well as people re-entering their communities. The training was developed building on the work that Tracie Hauck, Executive Director of the Turning Point Center of Rutland, and her recovery coaches have been doing with inmates in the Springfield and Rutland facilities, and those reentering their communities.

Online Training

9 CEUs

Open to Recovery Coaches

Wednesday, Nov 9th
 12 – 1:30pm

Join Michael Hill, Jr., Founder of EJH Futures, LLC, in an exploration of Equity as a foundational part of ethical Recovery Coaching.  This interactive training will engage participants in understanding some of the nuance involved in equity, and how ‘doing no harm” as a Recovery Coach requires coaches to practice their craft through an equity lens.

Online Training

2 CEUs

Open to Recovery Coaches

Mon, November 14th – Fri, November 18th

A week-long immersive training on Recovery Coaching in Vermont.

Online Training

Tues, Nov 29th
 4 – 5pm

Join Will Roberts and Lisa Lord from Recovery Vermont for an open Motivational Interviewing practice session. We will have brief instruction to brush up on skills, and then spend the majority of the time in pairs practicing. 

Online Training

1 CEU

Open to Recovery Coaches

November 30 & December 1

The RCED training is a two-day training for Recovery Coaches working in Vermont’s Recovery Centers. 

Online Training

CEU Eligible

Open to Recovery Coaches

December 2022

Thurs. Dec 8th
 9 – 12pm

Join Motivational Interviewing (MI) expert and Recovery Coach Academy trainer Christian Smith for the next level of Motivational Interviewing training. Motivational Interviewing provides an atmosphere of collaboration, radical acceptance, and compassion with the ultimate goal of empowering clients in their own lives. The focus of this intermediate motivational interviewing training will be on learning and practicing the different types of complex reflections. We will also discuss listening for change talk, and how to work with a client when you get stuck.

Online Training

1 CEU

Open to Recovery Coaches

Mon, Dec 19th
 2 – 3pm

Join Will Roberts and Lisa Lord from Recovery Vermont for an open Motivational Interviewing practice session. We will have brief instruction to brush up on skills, and then spend the majority of the time in pairs practicing. 

Online Training

1 CEU

Open to Recovery Coaches

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A program of VAMHAR
100 State Street, Suite 352
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 279-9069

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