During the webinar, Michael A. Green, Sr. CAPRC II will discuss substance use disorder from the perspective of a long-term peer recovery coach with 30 years of recovery. This session is intended for providers who work or anticipate working with people who are using or struggling to stop using. The session will provide Case Managers, counselors, and clinicians a better understanding of the causes of substance use and the struggles and challenges of recovery from one individual’s lived experiences, as a substance user, a person in recovery, and a recovery coach.
Michael A. Green, Sr. CAPRC II
Michael’s Recovery began 9/11/1987. He has maintained uninterrupted recovery to this day. Michael was trained as a Certified Addiction Peer Recovery Coach II by Indiana Credentialing Association on Addictions and Drug Abuse (ICAADA) and International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC) in 2016. Michael is trained as a Certified Recovery Specialist with a Substance Abuse endorsement through Mental Health America of Northeast Indiana. In 2017, Michael founded the Male Empowerment Network Inc. 2005, a non-profit organization design to mentor males from the cradle to manhood. Michael has authored and published a book named “Calling All Fathers.”