This training is recognized as: Florida Certification Board Approved Provider. Maryland Certification Board Approved Provider. See below for additional states under NAADAC Approved Provider. Meets the criteria for the NCPRSS credential.
HIV/AIDS for Peer Recovery Coaches Training
THIS TRAINING IS NOW BEING OFFERED VIRTUALLY. August 12, 2021; from 9:00AM to 4:30PM EST. Must attend the full-day training and be on screen.
This presentation will educate nonclinical workers on the risk of HIV/AIDS/HepB & Hep C with substance users. Harm reduction and protective factors will be discussed. Participants will learn about new methods of treatments, area resources, and how to engage in a conversation with clients around knowing their status.
- Learn about HIV/AIDs, Hep C & B
- Risk Factors & Protective Factors
- Understand and articulate the importance of everyone knowing their baseline status
- Increase knowledge of symptoms and treatments for HIV/AIDS, Hep B & Hep C
- Gain and understanding of Harm Reduction and practice engaging in a conversation around it
- Your role as a recovery coach or recovery support specialist
All trainings will be conducted via Zoom. You will receive Zoom login information 1 week prior to the training start date with a PDF File for the training materials.
***Cancellations must be received within two weeks of the start date to be rescheduled or refunded. All refunds are subject to a processing fee. No exceptions.
NAADAC Approved Provider
Pre-approved for initial certification in AL, AK, AZ, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, ID, IA, MD, MI, MS, NC, NE, NH, NM, NV, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, VT, WV
Pre-approval for continuing education in: Florida & Maryland, NY and National Association for Addiction Drug Counselors (NAADAC) Approved Provider – pre-approved in AL, AK, AZ, AR, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IN, KS, KY, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NC, ND, NM, NY, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY and Iowa.