OVERVIEW: Utilizing SAMHSA’s four delineated life areas that subsidize the process of recovery and recovery maintenance, this course will focus on: health, home, purpose and community. Learners will be introduced to education in these themes as well as the ability to explore options to create an atmosphere to develop and maintain a strong recovery for both the individual and family system. This presentation will assist in improving the current negative outlook of relapses and increase knowledge and attitude toward building and strengthening an environment conducive to recovery care. (SAMHSA, 2012)
PROPOSED TRAINING GOALS:
Relapse Prevention or Recovery Maintenance? Changing perception to focus on keeping what has been achieved and further establishment as oppose to expecting and accepting that recovery is time limited and preparing for the inevitable /worst will be explored and discussed. The expectation is for learners to develop their knowledge, skill and attitude on increasing awareness and concentrate on positive accomplishments in conjunction with continued growth and gaining insight of recovery as an ongoing process. “Relapse doesn’t have to be a part of recovery.” Through education, awareness and positive reinforcement contingencies, it’s possible that it can be avoided.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES: By the end of this course, students will:
INSTRUCTOR: Suzanne Conte, LCADC, CCS
Please note: If you are using a purchase order to pay for this class, there will be an additional $6.00 charged for processing, per class!