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August Featured Events

TRAINING: Ethics
Thursday, August 24, 2017
9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences
Classroom 105
1025 Old Wyomissing Road, Reading, PA 19611
Trainer: Marilyn Stein
Cost: $15

This course will address ethical considerations in addiction treatment. CLICK HERE for more information and to register for this training.

Certified Recovery Specialist (CRS) Trainings
August 24 – October 19, 2017
Thursdays 9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
Easy Does It, Inc.
1300 Hilltop Rd., Leesport, PA 19533

This training is approved by the PCB and is a credential for drug & alcohol peers who have been trained to help others move into and through the recovery process. For more information or to sign up please CLICK HERE.

EVENT: Time to Talk  **IN SPANISH!**
Thursday, August 31, 2017
7:00 p.m.
Iglesia Cristiana Nueva Esperanza
820 N. 9th Street, Reading, PA

How do you talk to your kids about drugs? Join Prevention Specialist, Sonia for a parent session on how to start the conversation. ** This program will be completely in Spanish**

September Featured Events

TRAINING: ISS Service Planning and Record Keeping
Friday, September 15, 2017
9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences
1025 Old Wyomissing Road, Reading, PA 19611
Trainer: Sarah Davis
Cost: $15

This training examines the process of service planning and case monitoring, including documentation practices. CLICK HERE to register.

EVENT: Recovery Walk & Soberstock
Saturday, September 23, 2017
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Reading City Park
1044 Washington St., Reading, PA 19604

Join in on the fun in Berks County as we celebrate recovery! CLICK HERE for more information.

EVENT: Time to Talk
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
7:00 p.m.
Wyomissing Public Library
6 Reading Blvd, Wyomissing, PA 19610

How do you talk to your kids about drugs? Join Prevention Specialist, Alicia for a parent session on how to start the conversation. CLICK HERE for more information.

October Featured Events

TRAINING: Addictions 101
Friday, October 20, 2017
9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences
1025 Old Wyomissing Road, Reading, PA 19611
Trainer: Vladimir Beaufils
Cost: $15

This course will address ethical considerations in addiction treatment. CLICK HERE for more information and to register for this training.

Certified Recovery Specialist (CRS) Trainings
October – December 2017
Saturdays 9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
West Lawn United Methodist Church
15 Woodside Ave, West Lawn, PA 19609
Reiner Education Building – 1st Floor – Room 109

A Certified Recovery Specialist (CRS) provides help to individuals in early recovery from alcohol and/or other drugs gain access to needed resources in their community.  As a knowledgeable individual, the CRS lends support and make appropriate referrals in an effort to help individuals accomplish goals and sustain recovery. This training is necessary for Certification as a Recovery Specialist. Registration deadline for these trainings is 10/13/17. CLICK HERE for more information.