Peer Recovery Specialist

Hybrid Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Care New England – The Providence Center
O*Net Code
21-1011.00
Rapids Code
2068
Req. Hours
11200
State
RI
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

3 skill sets | 17 total skills | 11200 total hours
Definition of Role and Scope of Practice - 10400 req. hrs
Must be able to define the addiction recovery process
800 hrs
Must be able to describe the role of recovery coach and compare it to roles of friend, sponsor, counselor
800 hrs
Able to define interpersonal boundaries maintained by professional recovery coach: use of story; access by email or phone; use of Facebook & social media
800 hrs
Able to describe role boundaries within job assignment: whether they can transport; where recovery coaching meetings are to take place
800 hrs
Able to identify scope of recovery coach practice related to mental health issues & when to make a referral
800 hrs
Able to explain confidentiality, use of release of information form & when professional coach must act outside of these guidelines
800 hrs
Able to define the key elements of a recovery plan & describe how plan is used
800 hrs
Must be able to describe concept of recovery capital & how this is developed
800 hrs
Able to describe health conditions that accompany addiction: AIDS, HIV, HEP C& process to make referrals to community healthcare providers
800 hrs
Able to demonstrate, via role play, ability to actively listen
800 hrs
Able to demonstrate, via role play, Motivational Interviewing techniques
800 hrs
Able to describe role of recovery coach in helping reduce barriers to recovery
800 hrs
Able to describe steps for Narcan use, both IM & nasal sprays
800 hrs
Documentation - 10800 req. hrs
Documentation completion: follows guidelines for progress notes
200 hrs
Documentation completion: follows guidelines to complete recovery plans
200 hrs
Resources - 11200 req. hrs
Must demonstrate knowledge of resources that address cultural diversity: language interpreters; LGBTQ; gender-specific
200 hrs
Must demonstrate ability to access resources related to different recovery pathways to provide referrals
200 hrs