MAT Proficient Recovery Housing
This curriculum helps recovery residence providers adapt their program, polices and procedures in order to support persons seeking recovery who are undergoing medication assisted treatment. It consists of both self-paced courses and virtual learning community, where participants can share challenges and solutions. Pre-request: Recovery housing experience and a commit to support persons on medication assisted treatment.
- Introduction to Recovery Residences
- Where is Right for Whom
- Medication Assisted Recovery Service Plan – Given your priority population, what support services do you need to provide as a part of your recovery residence program and what support services in the local community can serve as key partners.
- Transition Plans – Change creates stress, which increases the risk of using substances.
This course offers an introduction and overview of recovery residences in the United State. Recovery residences are sober, safe and peer support living environments that promote recovery from substance use and co-occurring issues.
|Audience(s)||house manager, owner/operator, provider|
|Topic(s)||recovery housing, recovery residences|
This course is open to anyone. No prerequisites are required.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Recovery literacy is the degree to which individuals have “the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic information, supports and services needed to make appropriate decisions in support of recovery”. Recovery literacy helps you support recovery for yourself and for others, and the aim of a recovery-oriented program should be to instill the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to develop and maintain a recovery lifestyle.
|Audience(s)||administrator, affected family member, individual, workforce|
This course takes a comprehensive look at social model, a type of recovery support that focuses on ecological, cultural and social determinate of health. Social model programs are where the setting is the service, and social model is the foundation for many recovery services, such as recovery housing.
|Topic(s)||recovery, recovery housing, recovery residences|