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Events, Workshops & Classes
Recovery Coach Training Workshop Web Button - July 201546 Hour Recovery Coach Training
Monday, July 13 – Friday, July 17, 2015

This five-day training workshop will offer a comprehensive overview of the purpose and roles of Recovery Coaching while giving participants the tools and resources necessary to provide recovery support services to others. Click here for more information and to register online.

 
 
 
 
 
OLD Council - Peer Recovery Coach Training for SAPs Web Button - July 2015What is a Recovery Coach? CEU Workshop
Friday, July 24, 2015

This training, facilitated by Jana Magee, CPRS, CPRS Trainer, provides an overview of Peer Recovery Coach functions and roles in the lives of individuals with substance use disorders. The course will cover the distinctions between the Clinician/Counselor, Peer Recovery Coach, and Sponsor. Participants will gain an understanding of a state-approved working definition of “recovery,” the spectrum of attitudes, stigmas and labels, Recovery Wellness Plans, Recovery Pathways, recovery capital and barriers and ethical guidelines for a Peer Recovery Coach. For more information and to register, please click here. 

 

Synthetic Marijuana Summit Website ButtonPRC Summit on Synthetic Marijuana
Friday, July 31, 2015

Join the Prevention Resource Center – Region 6 for their full-day Summit on Synthetic Marijuana taking place on Friday, July 31. This Summit is aimed at professionals in law enforcement, clinical practice, and substance abuse prevention to learn more about synthetic drugs and how to curb the public health risk to our community. Please click here for more information and to register online.

 

 

Ongoing Classes:

Yoga & Meditation at The Council are classes offered at The Council that are open to the public and free of charge. Beginner Yoga and Meditation Classes are held every Tuesday from noon to 1:15 p.m. and every Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Slow Stretch Yoga for Addiction Recovery is offered on Saturday mornings from 10:30 – 11:30 am.

An Evening with… is our ongoing series that brings nationally recognized leaders to the Council to inform a general audience on popular topics and trends in the speaker’s area of expertise.  

Friday Forums are one-day, 6-hour workshops offered several times a year. They provide professionals an oppotunity to earn 6 CEU credits while gaining in-depth knowledge on a variety of subjects—typically topics that reflect current trends in behavioral and other healthcare.

Weekend Intensives allow individuals and families to focus on specific issues to gain insight and opportunities for accelerated growth, led by Council therapists who highly qualified experts on the topic.

Questions about our continuing education workshops? Check our FAQ about Council workshops.

Still have questions? Email CEUworkshops@council-houston.org