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October 2020

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Training

October 3, 2020 - October 29, 2020

Virtual Training Sessions Begin October 3RD, 2020 Saturdays / 9:00AM-3:00PM Tuesdays & Thursdays/ 6:00PM-9:00PM Learn how to offer your lived experience to provide peer recovery support to individuals and family members touched by addiction in your community. The CARES curriculum meets the mandatory 46 hours of training required for certification by the Addiction Professionals Certification Board of New Jersey. All registered participants must attend each of the following dates in order to receive a certificate of completion once training and…

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June 2021

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Training

June 5, 2021 @ 9:00 am - July 1, 2021 @ 9:00 pm
$400

Your personal life experiences could have a powerful impact on the life of an individual in recovery. Train to become a Certified Peer Recovery Specialist (CPRS)!  This training will equip you to become a part of the solution by providing support to individuals and family members touched by addiction in your community. The CARES curriculum meets the mandatory 46 hours of training required for certification by the Addiction Professionals Certification Board of New Jersey. You’ll also be informed of the…

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September 2021

Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Training

September 2, 2021 @ 8:30 am - 11:15 am
Free

Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is an evidence-based, 3-step, 5-10 minute early intervention screening tool to prevent substance use. This free virtual training will allow participants to identify what SBIRT is and how to implement SBIRT within their school setting. Contact Ashley Brown at abrown@mcpik.org for more information. Register Here

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October 2021

Benefits of Mentoring Webinar

October 13, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join us to learn the “Benefits of Mentoring”. PEER invites individuals, organizations, and anyone interested to attend the Benefits of Mentoring webinar, featuring certified career coach Patrick Fennell. This webinar will include an overview of the benefits of mentor-mentee relationships, general mentoring information, presentation of PEER Mentor program, and time dedicated to question-answer. As the Founder and President of Empowerment Solution, LLC and the Founder and Executive Director of Empowerment Institute, Inc., Fennell’s drive for fostering positive relationships between people…

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Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Training

October 28, 2021 @ 8:30 am - 11:15 am
Free

Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is an evidence-based, 3-step, 5-10 minute early intervention screening tool to prevent substance use. This free virtual training will allow participants to identify what SBIRT is and how to implement SBIRT within their school setting. Contact Ashley Brown at abrown@mcpik.org for more information. Click here for the event flyer Register Here

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January 2022

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Training

January 29 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
$400

VIRTUAL TRAINING SESSIONS BEGIN JANUARY 29th, 2021 SATURDAYS / 9:00AM-3:00PM TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS / 6:00PM-9:00PM Learn how to offer your lived experience to provide peer recovery support to individuals and family members touched by addiction in your community. The CARES curriculum meets the mandatory 48 hours of training required for certification by the Addiction Professionals Certification Board of New Jersey. All registered participants must attend each of the following dates in order to receive a certificate of completion once training…

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March 2022

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Training

March 26 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
$400

VIRTUAL TRAINING SESSIONS BEGIN MARCH 26th, 2022 SATURDAYS / 9:00AM-3:00PM TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS / 6:00PM-9:00PM Learn how to offer your lived experience to provide peer recovery support to individuals and family members touched by addiction in your community. The CARES curriculum meets the mandatory 46 hours of training required for certification by the Addiction Professionals Certification Board of New Jersey. All registered participants must attend each of the following dates in order to receive a certificate of completion once training…

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April 2022

Virtual Narcan Training

April 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 3:00 pm on day Last of the month, repeating until May 23, 2022

PIK offers free online community Narcan trainings on the last Monday of each month on ZOOM. Safe distance in-person trainings are available upon request. Each training includes: Overdose prevention strategies Signs and symptoms of overdose How to administer Naloxone Rescue breathing Legal rights Support information and resources Narcan kits will be available by mail or safe distance pick up upon completion of the training. For more information, reach out to Pietro Lombardo at Plombardo@mcpik.org.

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Building a Toolkit to Aid in Recovery

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until April 27, 2022

Prevention is Key and The Center for Great Expectations are happy to host a three part series regarding trauma, addiction, recovery and healing. Join us to learn about trauma and how it impacts our minds, emotions and bodies, and gain skills to manage its impact! For more information contact Barbara Kauffman at Bkauffman@mcpik.org. 

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June 2022

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Training

June 4 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
$400

VIRTUAL TRAINING SESSIONS BEGIN JUNE 4th, 2022 SATURDAYS / 9:00AM-3:00PM TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS / 6:00PM-9:00PM Learn how to offer your lived experience to provide peer recovery support to individuals and family members touched by addiction in your community. The CARES curriculum meets the mandatory 46 hours of training required for certification by the Addiction Professionals Certification Board of New Jersey. All registered participants must attend each of the following dates in order to receive a certificate of completion once training…

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