In the latest National Drug Control Strategy, prevention education was listed as a top priority for changing the course of addiction in the US. Credentialed staff are a key priority in ensuring the delivery of evidence-based prevention programs. "The Prevention Specialist credential requires professionals to demonstrate competency through experience, education, supervisions and the passing of a rigorous examinations' (IC&RC).
Rize works with professionals to enhance the quality of services provided as well as improve the knowledge and skills necessary to become a Certified Substance Abuse Prevention Consultant
We will customize a learning plan, designed to fit your learning style. Individual coaching includes a diagnostic exam to evaluate your current knowledge level. The frequency of coaching sessions will be determined by your needs and intensity of training required. Individual coaching can also include the purchase of sample tests without one-on-one coaching.
We work with substance abuse prevention agencies to develop a training program for their prevention staff. The frequency of sessions will be determined by the agency and the
training needs of the staff. The success of prevention efforts in the community is dependent on a competent, well-trained, ethical and professional Prevention Specialist.
We offer one-time training workshops for small groups or conferences. Training workshops are available for 2-3hr sessions on various substance abuse prevention topics.