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Recovery Coach Academy

Recovery Coach Academy

The CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© is a 5-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills needed to guide, mentor and support anyone who would like to enter into or sustain long-term recovery from an addiction to alcohol or other drugs. The CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© prepares participants by helping them actively listen, ask good questions, and discover and manage their own stuff.

CCAR Recovery Coach Academy Agenda Breakdown

CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© participants will:

  • Describe Recovery Coach role and functions
  • List the components, core values and guiding principles of recovery
  • Build skills to enhance relationships
  • Explore many dimensions of recovery and recovery coaching
  • Discover attitudes about self disclosure and sharing your story
  • Understand the stages of recovery
  • Describe the stages of change and their applications
  • Increase their awareness of culture, power and privilege
  • Address ethical and boundaries issues
  • Experience recovery wellness planning
  • Practice newly acquired skills


“Anyone in the recovery field.  The CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© is an innovative new approach to healing people’s lives that is unlike any other training. Utilizing a dynamic approach to learning that blends both process and content, the CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© offers a once-in-a-lifetime experience that has been referred to as “pure recovery genius”, If you’re ready to learn, be challenged, and reap valuable rewards for life, the CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© is a must for anyone in the recovery field.”

Sunrise Community for Recovery and Wellness periodically offers Recovery Coach Academy trainings.

For more information or to register for the next available training, please contact Sunrise’s Training Coordinator Rachel Brock at or call 828.552.3858

NCSAPPB has approved this training for 30 CEUs. UNC Behavioral Health Springboard also approves NCCPSS to use RCA to fulfill the additional training hours requirements.