Recovery Residence Administrator

23 states have enacted rules regarding the management of recovery residences. 

The Recovery Residence Administrator is a designation for people who manage residences that offer recovery-oriented support to help individuals with substance use disorders achieve a life in recovery. The Recovery Residence Administrator is the person responsible for the overall management of a recovery residence, plus supervision of residents and paid or volunteer staff.

Training includes:

  1. Recovery Residence Operations and Administration: 20 hours
  2. Maintaining the Physical Residence: 20 hours
  3. Resident Screening and Admissions: 10 hours
  4. Residence Recovery Support: 30 hours
  5. Legal, Professional and Ethical Responsibilities: 20 hours

Start training today to get certified as a recovery residence administrator in your state. (Check with your state board for addiction counselors regarding state-specific requirements)