A CCAR Recovery Coach Academy – 5-Day Intensive Peer Recovery – Coach Training Program

The Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) Recovery Coach Academy is a 5-day intensive Peer Recovery Coach training program. You will learn the skills to support and mentor others who want to start or sustain their long-term recovery from addiction.

What Is A Recovery Coach?
Anyone interested in promoting recovery and helping others overcomes barriers and obstacles to recovery can serve as a peer recovery coach and the Recovery Coach Academy will prepare you for that role. Peer recovery coaches provide non-clinical services designed to help individuals and families sustain their recovery.

Who Can Be A Recovery Coach?

April 10-12, and April 17 & 18, 2017
9:00 am–5:00 pm

New Directions for Women Outpatient Office
3001 Redhill Ave. Bldg-4, Ste 109
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

$699 Breakfast, lunch and manuals included

For More Information Contact

Christina Vecchi
(949) 313-1192 ext. 103 or [email protected]

Hotel Reservations

Ayres & Suites Costa Mesa
325 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 549-0300
Starting at: $140 per night

About the Trainers

Lorie Obernauer, Ph.D.

Lorie is an addiction recovery life coach and educator and founder of Treatment Professionals in Alumni Services (TPAS),a national organization
whose mission is to collaborate with and support individuals and agencies
that provide long-term recovery services. Lorie is in recovery from addiction
and a myriad of life choices and is grateful to support others on their
recovery journeys.

Sara Furin

Sara is the Clinical and Quality Improvement Assistant at New Directions for Women and has been a part of their team for 4 years. With 7 years sobriety, she serves her community by supporting and taking on a leadership volunteer position with the Crossing Church in Costa Mesa. The Crossing offers Recovery Support Groups and honors those from all Walks of Life. Sara has been dedicating her time there to help fellow addicts celebrate their recovery!

Facility Registration

(Facility Registration includes tw- attendees from one facility. You will be able to present for ten minutes. All organizations should sign up at this rate.)


Price: $699