Solace Academy is the latest in a line of new ventures by Solace Family with Sanctuary Retreat preceding it. The main purpose of the Academy is to institutionalise knowledge acquisition and knowledge sharing and dissemination happening already at Solace and Sanctuary.
Treatment for Addiction and its allied support areas are research-intensive and knowledge centric and this means, an institutional mechanism is required not only to fulfil the Solace’s idea of giving back to the community in terms of knowledge dissemination but also to reinforce the ideas and practices that accompany the unique treatment methodology we follow at Solace.
This Recovery Coach program is an intensive, three-month course designed to provide people who have completed residential treatment or are in recovery from addictions an opportunity to not only acquire a skill but also continue to practice recovery by offering their services and sharing experiences to other suffering addicts.
This programme is developed as an extension from the treatment approach, integrating community-based recovery focusing on services and support systems in order to maintain recovery as a form of continuum care. The main focus of this programme is to help people who may be in recovery themselves and met the entry requirements by passing an interview by the board, acquire skills to help themselves as well as others stay in recovery from addictions.
Recovery coaches will be equipped with skills to coach and mentor individuals address various areas in their lives impacted by the addictions which may have not been tackled during their treatment process. Some such common areas are: managing finances, employment, housing etc.
Recovery coaches further continue the spiritual aspects of treatment by focusing on skills training, consultations, coaching and being present for the individual requiring help.
Very often, the time spent in a residential treatment setting is insufficient to address all the complex issues that arise or lead to addictions. It is crucial to have the ability to continue recovery while back in the community with a proper support system and network in place. This recovery coach programme helps provide skills to those who are keen to help others and themselves maintain a healthy recovery while in the community. The programme can be employed to effectively link up and tap into community resources in order to maintain recovery from addictions.
Internship – Recovery Coach
Internship – Recovery Coach
Certified Recovery Support Coach
Present 2 case studies with a supervisor or counsellor **
Pass a 50 questions MCQ exam **
Submit a 1500 word essay covering :
Our values make us the best addiction treatment facility in the region.
We offer addiction treatment services to clients and their families. As the first private residential rehab in Malaysia, we set the benchmark for ethical treatment.
We have the ability to provide treatment not only in English, but also Bahasa Melayu, Mandarin, Cantonese and even Arabic! We are truly local yet global.
All our treatment has the Asian culture embedded in our modalities. We are 100% locally owned and operated agency, every center in Asia are owned by expatriates.
We don't only do Addiction Treatment, we also teach it! We are a NAADAC Approved Education Provider. We are also on Udemy, the worlds largest education platform.