Group Facilitation

Thursday, March 10th
9am – 12pm
Online / Zoom
Free Training

Training Description: Join Recovery Vermont for this 3-hour training that will provide those responsible for leading recovery meetings with the key skills needed to facilitate and host effective meetings. Learn practical skills on how to facilitate recovery groups, start your own, and run a successful group. We will talk about boundaries, setting the time and space expectations, as well as tools on how to keep the group on track. 

Learning Objectives: 

At the conclusion of the training, participants will be able to:
• Plan and conduct effective meetings
• Describe the role of a facilitator
• Demonstrate key facilitation skills including focusing the discussion, summarizing and allowing for equal participation
• Structure discussions to achieve a specific end
• Describe methods for preventing and responding to challenging situations

Program at a Glance

Online Zoom Training

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2.5 CEUs*

*Please note, students are expected to attend the entirety of each training in order to receive Continuing Education Units (CEUs). For questions about continuing education requirements, click here.

Open to public

About the Trainer

Daniel Franklin (he, him, his) joins the Recovery Vermont team after serving as executive director for the Lamoille Valley’s North Central Vermont Recovery Center and as a key collaborator with Jenna’s Promise. A native of Guilford, VT, Daniel lives in Craftsbury with his partner Corrina and their son Josiah. Daniel has worked as leader, advocate, fundraiser, and frontline worker in the health and human services fields for many years. He is devoted to the cause of recovery from addictions and mental health challenges and seeks to advance and enhance the connection between mind, body and spirit by unifying systems of care for mental health and physical health.


Recovery Vermont
A program of VAMHAR
100 State Street, Suite 352

Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 223-6263