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Addiction Recovery Coach

Pre-certification and Wellness Training Program


Are you interested in starting your career path to become a Certified Addiction Recovery Coach?

Who Should Apply? This training program was developed and designed for individuals in recovery (with at least 9 months of sobriety) and individuals with lived experience.

This program is grant-funded through the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education. All costs; tuition, course fees, and books are covered by the grant.

The goal of this program is to start you on the process of becoming a Certified Addiction Recovery Coach in Massachusetts. Students will build foundational skills and practices with a focus on career coaching and navigation, mental health, addiction, whole health approaches and peer coaching, cultural competencies, recovery coach academy, ethical considerations, and personal finance and budgeting skills. Forty (40) hours of field work with a local employer is included in the program.


Steve McLeod, Program Quality  Coordinator, Community Education
Phone 508.375.5004