The Addictions Academy: Our Students LOVE Our Courses! Hear What They Have to Say!

The Addictions Academy: Our Students LOVE Our Courses! Hear What They Have to Say!

The Addictions Academy is comprised of some of the best educators, teachers, doctors and business professionals in the world. We pride ourselves on our highly trained, educated and featured Faculty so we know that you are getting the best of the best that our company has to offer. Our faculty have been featured on the news Nationally and Internationally on TV shows and even had films created about their lives. It is imperative that you learn from a successful team that has already built a successful practice in the area that you want to excel in.

If you are new to the Addiction Industry, want to gain individual clients, obtain more clients for your treatment center, open a treatment center or just gain Ceus, we are the premier learning institution for you. Call today at 1.800.706.0318 to discuss your educational and marketing opportunities with our staff.

 

Rose Long

Hi Cali,

I really enjoyed today‘s session, exceeded my expectations and I’m looking forward to more.

I feel hugely grateful to be part of the group. Thank you for your generosity of spirit that allows me to join the training. I really do feel blessed – it seems to fit in so naturally with my interests and experience it’s really is a gift for me to be learning this stuff.

Enjoy your day in the national park – love to hear you‘re hiking, one of my passions since getting clean and sober so I’m getting some vicarious enjoyment knowing you’re out there!

Rose Long

 

Nadine Steele


Nadine Steele of Steele Recovery discusses her training at The Addictions Academy and why our in depth and detailed programs are the best on the market for addiction training.

Landmark Recovery of Louisville is Looking to Fill the Position of Clinical Director!

 

Landmark Recovery of Louisville is Looking to Fill the Position of Clinical Director!

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Landmark Recovery of Louisville is a new chemical dependency detoxification and residential treatment facility that opened in the Hazelwood neighborhood of Louisville near St. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital in September of 2016. The parent company has operated senior living and apartment facilities in three states for 30 years, and is excited to be expanding into a new industry and community. We exist to assist each patient in the development of a lifestyle that is permanently free from all mind and mood altering substances and that promotes the patient’s well-being across mind, body, and spirit. We are passionate, authentic, courageous, and uncompromising in our pursuit of excellence , and our vision is to restore hope, tranquility and function to 1 Million families in the next 100 years.

The Clinical Director oversees all clinical & therapeutic elements of the Treatment program. He or she is responsible for implementing, overseeing, and improving all aspects of Treatment Protocol in line with applicable regulations, including Joint Commission standards for Substance Abuse Residential Treatment facilities. The Clinical Director reports to the Administrator.

Shift: MondayFriday, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Weekends: None

On-Call: Yes

Benefits:

  • Quality health insurance
  • Generous PTO
  • Company-sponsored life insurance
  • Dental, Vision, Long & Short Term Disability insurance offered
  • Up to $750 per year for CEUs, conferences, and other educational opportunities

Principle Duties & Responsibilities

  • Oversees all Alcohol & Drug Therapists and Chemical Dependency Technicians, a staff totaling between 25 and 30
  • Implements, reviews, and regularly improves Clinical Treatment Protocol to ensure compliance with all relevant regulations and best practices
  • Implements, reviews, and regularly improves Family Program to ensure active family participation in each patient’s recovery
  • Oversees and actively improves fitness, enrichment, and other ancillary programs designed to complement Clinical Treatment Protocol
  • Oversees discharge planning & manages facility relationships with aftercare providers to ensure each patient is set up for continued success in his or her recovery journey
  • Coordinates all outside speakers and guest lecturers included in Treatment Protocol
  • Reviews & approves all Biopsychosocial Evaluations and Individualized Treatment Plans
  • Participates in weekly Treatment Team meetings to evaluate progress of all patients and make recommendations for adjustments to Treatment Plan

Minimum Qualifications

  • Active Kentucky LCSW, LMFT, LCADC, Psychologist’s license or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years experience in a clinical role within Chemical Dependency field
  • Minimum of 2 years managerial experience
  • Familiarity with Joint Commission standards and accreditation process strongly preferred
  • Must be committed to drug-free lifestyle and responsible alcohol use
  • Personal passion or interest in substance abuse issues strongly preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Master’s

Required license or certification:

  • Kentucky LCSW, LMFT, LCADC or equivalent

 

Please forward all resumes and position inquiries to Michelle.Mcginnis@landmarkrecovery.com

The Addictions Academy Students Love our Courses and the Training they Receive!

 

 The Addictions Academy Students Are Thrilled with Their Training! 

Are YOU Ready to join the Academy?  The Addictions Academy is Ready for YOU!

Here is what one recent student thought about the course she took…

 

I really enjoyed today’s session, exceeded my expectations and I’m looking forward to more.

I feel hugely grateful to be part of the group. Thank you for your generosity of spirit that allows me to join the training. I really do feel blessed – it seems to fit in so naturally with my interests and experience it really is a gift for me to be learning this stuff.

Enjoy your day in the national park – love to hear you’re hiking, one of my passions since getting clean and sober, so I’m getting some vicarious enjoyment knowing you’re out there!

Rose

www.roselong-lifechanges.com

The Addictions Academy: Help Save Lives! June 22-23 Nationally Certified Intervention Professional training

 

The Addictions Academy:  Help Save Lives!  June 22-23 Nationally Certified Intervention Professional training.

LIVE Virtual Classroom!                Register Today!                      Limited Seating!

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NATIONAL INTERVENTION TRAINING

National Intervention Professional Training
Intervention CertificationAs a Professional Interventionist, you want the most comprehensive training on the market at a National level. You want to learn BOTH the Invitational and the Surprise methods to BEST serve your clients. Not one shoe fits all feet and one style of intervention tactics is not appropriate for all clients.

Imagine helping others by offering them a secure and safe alcohol intervention or drug intervention to get their loved one into treatment. Our Intervention Training program can be completed in 16 hrs (plus 6 hours ethics training) or get the coveted Advanced Clinical Intervention Training (24 hours with 6 hours ethics training) with us which expands upon what you have learned and teaches you more in-depth Intervention techniques. We offer both live virtual classroom (webinar intervention training) and LIVE Intervention classroom hours in person throughout the country.

If you have ‘the gift’ to help people get into rehab or detox and turn their lives around, this career as a Professional Interventionist is for you.  You are probably in recovery yourself and have a true desire to help people by using your intervention training skills.  With our Professional Certification in Intervention, you will learn how to assist your clients in the most ethical and legal way possible with the least resistance on their end.  We teach clear and concise methods that are evidenced based practice and all of our intervention training courses cover ethics, legal issues specific to intervention, pre screening for the proper intervention, pre-intervention, intervention and post intervention. We offer real world case scenarios and teach you body language and proper client placement during a clinical intervention.

Our trained Master and PHD level Interventionists have logged over 1000 Intervention hours each and can teach you how to master the art of intervention. At our Intervention Training, we will  focus on clinical and detox assessment, family system dynamics, case management aspects, crisis interventions, placements, networking and outreach, methodology and planning and execution. You will leave our intervention training feeling knowledgeable and wanting more. You will feel secure and able to tackle any intervention jobs that come your way and you will have a basic understanding of how and where clients will come from when you start your own intervention business.

 

 

 

The Addictions Academy: 3 Seats Left! JUNE 15-16 Nationally Certified Recovery Coach I

The Addictions Academy: 3 Seats Left!  JUNE 15-16 Nationally Certified Recovery Coach I

Live Virtual Classroom!  Register Today!

RECOVERY COACH TRAINING

Nationally Certified Recovery Coach –1 (NCRC-I)
Are you interested in becoming a Professional Recovery Coach? Our Recovery Coaching Training Program will assist you with all of the skills necessary to learn how to become a top notch Professional Recovery Coach. At The Addictions Academy, we are a National Education Provider and we offer a reputable program that is cost-effective and recognized in the industry. If you are a therapist you need to add this to your practice. If you are a sober companion or sober coach, you need to get the credentials to increase your client base, your income and your worth.  All of our Recovery Coach training classes meet the ICF standards with the core competencies. We are accredited though the AACT  as an educational institution, IAAP and all manuals are approved by NAADAC.

Our training includes two-day Professional Recovery Coach Training (virtual classroom or LIVE), with optional add-on of 10 hours of supervision (call for rates) that meets weekly to increase your understanding of coaching!

Our comprehensive Professional Recovery Coaching will teach you to prepare for difficult Recovery Coach clients and various situations. Through the process of Recovery Coaching, clients are held accountable, improve their performance, become educated on drug and alcohol addictions, and enhance their quality of life. A Recovery Coach sets the parameters of the conversation, listens and contributes observations and questions, provides a road map for success and assists the client as a team to achieving their desired goals. An action based Recovery Coach accelerates the client’s progress by providing greater focus and awareness of choices, actions, and responsibility. Recovery Coaching concentrates on meeting the client where they are now, where they want to be, and holding them accountable as a team to get there.

What You will learn:

Coping Skills
Life Skills
Accessing Community Supports
Relapse Prevention
Goal Setting
Pharmacology
Nutrition
Defense Mechanisms
Post-Acute Withdrawal techniques
Legal and Ethical Issues Taught
Passive verses Active Listening Skills

In our Recovery Coaching Training, roles within the family unit will be explored. You will leave with an understanding of how to coach and what to do with clients. If you elect to order the Recovery Coach Workbook  or Forms Book CLICK HERE  you will have all the activities covered in class to hand out to your clients and all the marketing forms (Duty to warn, Contract, Questionnaires, Confidentiality Forms, etc)  that you can use in private practice. How to adequately market and gain clientele in your new or expanded business with a Certification in Recovery Coaching will be taught in our elected marking class (call for combo discounted rate) We explore every area of the Recovery Coaching industry so you get the best hands on training available!  With over 18 years in the Recovery Coaching industry, our Masters levels instructors at The Addictions Academy will prepare you to work as a Professional Recovery Coach in business for yourself or with a company.

The Addictions Academy: ONE DAY ONLY! June 10th- Billing and Collections Representative training.

 

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CERTIFIED BILLING AND COLLECTIONS REP

Billing and Collection Specialist

Looking to explore a rewarding opportunity in the Healthcare field? Here at the Addiction Academy we can provide you with the skills needed to become an effective Reimbursement Specialist. We are a National Education Provider and we offer a reputable program that is cost-effective and recognized in the industry.  As a reimbursement specialist, our program can provide you the necessary skills to help you gain job security in this growing field. Healthcare is one of the largest industries in the nation, and there’s more than just clinical patient care options. Enjoy the stability of healthcare from an administrative position.   

What you will learn:

  • The Qualifications of the Billing Specialist
  • Preparing and submitting clean claims to various insurance companies either electronically or by paper.
  • Insurance Verifications
  • Assignments of Benefits
  • Common CMS-1500 Completion Guidelines
  • Common UB-04 (CMS-1450) Completion Guidelines
  • Follow-ups
  • Appeals
  • Determining Payments
  • Explanation of Benefits
  • Secondary Claims

In our Billing/Collections Training the student will learn various clerical and administrative functions that relate to insurance claims, compliance, and reimbursement. We cover billing and collections from a physician or facility setting.   With over 15 years in the collections industry, our instructor will prepare you to work as a reimbursement specialist in a physicians’ office, hospital, or substance abuse setting. 

Professional Value of the course:

  • Increase your companies’ collections
  • Increase your earning potential
  • Make yourself more marketable to treatment centers and other companies
  • Increase your earning potential
  • Ability to work from home or office
  • Explore Freelance Opportunities

The Addictions Coach: Paying it Forward At The Addictions Breakthrough Summit

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Dr. Cali Estes and James Healy certainly reached for the top at the recent Addiction Breakthrough Summit!

The host of the Bombproof Recovery Radio Podcast and The Addictions Coach, recently gathered a group of experts who outlined little-known ways addicts, alcoholics, and their families can take advantage of effective strategies.   They offered this conference online, so anyone in the country could attend, and it was a FREE event!

But they didn’t stop there!  Paying it forward,  a Free Recovery Coaching course taught by Dr. Cali Estes, through The Addictions Academy valued at $999 was given away to a lucky conference attendee.  The gratitude and appreciation for this event is evident in all the feedback they have received.

Congratulations to Rose Long for winning the Recovery Coaching course, her enthusiasm and gratitude shine though in the response below! We are humbled and blessed to have reached so many wonderful people and share such vital information!

 

Oh Wow!  I am so delighted to receive this news! Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!
I will contact Dr Cali Estes for more details and will enter the dates into my schedule immediately.
Many congratulations on Addiction Breakthrough’s first Summit James, what an achievement! I have thoroughly enjoyed being a part of the event this year and look forward to hearing what you have planned for the future. Thank you for all your hard work and commitment, all power to you as you move forward.
Many thanks and best wishes
Rose

It’s Not Too Late! Register Today! Nationally Certified Recovery Coach I training webinar.

 

It’s Not Too Late!  Register Today! Nationally Certified Recovery Coach I training webinar.

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RECOVERY COACH TRAINING

Nationally Certified Recovery Coach –1 (NCRC-I)
Are you interested in becoming a Professional Recovery Coach? Our Recovery Coaching Training Program will assist you with all of the skills necessary to learn how to become a top-notch Professional Recovery Coach. At The Addictions Academy, we are a National Education Provider and we offer a reputable program that is cost-effective and recognized in the industry. If you are a therapist you need to add this to your practice. If you are a sober companion or sober coach, you need to get the credentials to increase your client base, your income and your worth.  All of our Recovery Coach training classes meet the ICF standards with the core competencies. We are accredited though the AACT  as an educational institution, IAAP and all manuals are approved by NAADAC.

Our comprehensive Professional Recovery Coaching will teach you to prepare for difficult Recovery Coach clients and various situations. Through the process of Recovery Coaching, clients are held accountable, improve their performance, become educated on drug and alcohol addictions, and enhance their quality of life. A Recovery Coach sets the parameters of the conversation, listens and contributes observations and questions, provides a road map for success and assists the client as a team to achieving their desired goals. An action based Recovery Coach accelerates the client’s progress by providing greater focus and awareness of choices, actions, and responsibility. Recovery Coaching concentrates on meeting the client where they are now, where they want to be, and holding them accountable as a team to get there.

We Can’t Wait to See You! May 6th: Navigating The World of Addiction LIVE Event

 

Mark your calendars for May 6th, 2017 to be in SW Littleton, Colorado!

FREE Event for all attendees.

Food Truck, Comedians, Speakers, Panel Discussions, Exhibitors, Author’s Table, Bring 3 Eat FREE Promo  ….

FREE 2017 Navigating the World of Addiction Event

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The Addictions Academy: Is Your Passion Helping Others find their Purpose?

The Addictions Academy: Is Your Passion Helping Others find their Purpose?

May 4th and 5th!  Nationally Certified Life Coach training Webinar!

 

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LIFE COACH TRAINING

Nationally Certified Life Coach (NCLC)
National Certification to become a Life Coach (NCLC).

 

life coach trainingOur Life Coach Training and Life Coach Certification (NCLC) is available to the addictions field as well as people not in the addiction studies industry.  At The Addictions Academy we specialize in teaching coaching skills to all of our students. Life Coaching is at the forefront of the coaching industry and people are hiring life coaches over therapists for several issues and areas of their lives. It is no longer considered ‘in’ to have a therapist, coaching has taken over. Everyone has a coach. Our Nationally Certified Life Coach Training meets all ICF standards and requirements.

At The Addictions Academy, our Life Coach Certification will assist you in helping clients make progress in all areas of their lives: relationships, health, career, life balance, spirituality, finances, business, school, etc. You will be valued by your clients and they will love to come and talk with you because you get results. You need a certification in life coaching.

As a life coach, you’ll get to spend your days helping people on a deep, personal and unique level. You’ll be an instrumental part of helping them find the success and happiness that they’re looking for. You can work from home, from your office, or go to your client’s home or office. You can work via telephone, Skype or in person.

Professional Value of our Certificate program in Life Coaching:

  • How to open your Professional Life Coaching Company.
  • How to keep your Professional Life Coaching Company running successfully.
  • How to effectively market your Professional Life Coaching Company.
  • How to achieve great results for your clients as their Life Coach.
  • How to coach someone, using our Core Competencies System.
  • Active verses Passive Listening Skills.
  • Contracts and forms for clients, Service Contract, HIPAA Compliance, Duty to Warn, and Confidentially Forms can be purchased in our exclusive business forms book CLICK HERE.
  • Achieve your own goals, then help others achieve theirs.
  • Give help to your clients that they will find truly valuable
  • Make a great living and have the freedom of a good income and flexible hours.
  • Gain helpful resources, life-long coaching support and continuing education opportunities.
  • Implement our Life Coaching secrets which will put you at the top of your field

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The National  Life Coach Certification Program with us is via virtual classroom, not conference calls. We provide all the tools you need to open or expand your life coaching practice. If you want to set your own hours, make a good living and be the best at helping others, we are the Life Coach Training Program for you. If you are a therapist and want to expand your practice and not deal with the pesky insurance companies, this class is a must. Life Coaching Training is a key credential to have and an asset to have for clients that would rather see a coach for accountability and motivation, then a therapist to ‘fix them’.

Professional Life Coaching can be a lucrative and rewarding career for yourself and if you want to help others achieve their goals and dreams, our National Life Coach Certificate Program will assist you on that path. Life Coach Training with The Addictions Academy will offer you the opportunity to challenge yourself, be creative, challenge your clients, and offer them a valuable service. You can work hourly, daily, intensive or sporadic as you see fit. You can see clients Internationally and on your time. Companies are hiring Life Coaches at a fast rate to assist employees in increasing productivity, decreasing sick days, handling interpersonal and inter personnel issues, even as a precursor to hiring within the Human Resources team.  Now is the time to get the credentials and start seeing clients.

Call us today at 1.800.706.0318 to register for our 2 day intensive class or register online.