Peer Recovery Coach in Plymouth, IN at Bowen Center 

Date Posted: 11/17/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Marshall - Dora St

 

Under supervision, the Peer Recovery Coach provides peer support services, serves as a consumer advocate, provides consumer information and peer support for consumers in emergency, outpatient, or inpatient settings. The individual in this role performs a wide range of tasks to assist consumers in regaining control over their lives and recovery process. The CRS will model competence in recovery and coping.

 Responsibilities:

  • Assist consumers in articulating personal goals for recovery
  • Assist consumers in identifying barriers to recovery goals
  • Assist consumers in identifying personal strengths in daily living and recovery skills
  • Observe and reinforce positive progress that consumers make toward recovery goals
  • Teach problem-solving skills
  • Teach consumers to identify and combat negative self-talk
  • Teach consumers how to identify and overcome fears
  • Assist consumers in building social skills by demonstrating and reinforcing proper conduct and respectful interaction
  • Assist non-consumer staff in identifying program elements that are supportive or destructive to recovery
  • Attend treatment team meetings and medication appointments as requested to represent the needs and perspectives of the consumer
  • Utilize his/her unique recovery experience to teach and role model the value of every individual's recovery experience.
 
 
As an agency that works with a vulnerable demographic of individuals, we require extensive pre-employment background checks that aide in fulfilling our mission to protect our patients, keeping them safe from abuse and harm, by hiring quality and trustworthy staff.

->As a State-Of-the-Art Healthcare Organization and a Federal Contractor Agency – we require all individuals who join Team Bowen to receive a flu shot and the COVID Vaccine to further protect our staff and the patients we serve. There are options for exemption applications, but approval is not always guaranteed.

 

Job Requirements

Education: Must have a minimum of a high school diploma or GED and obtain CRS certification through ASPIN.