Earn 2 Coaching Credentials when you Complete this Professional Coaching Program PLUS  In-depth Training on Recovery Coach Competencies, the Neuroscience behind Joyful Recovery plus resetting Family Patterns.


Self-Paced Online Program

Professional Recovery Coaching provides the Positive Answer to 1) Preventing the Losses of Substance Use Disorders ahead of time, and 2) Enhancing the Experience of Recovery for people on their journey to wellness.  Professional Recovery Coaches help people reconnect to their own inner capacity, resilience and sense of wellbeing.

You can get started today and build a foundational base of knowledge to hone your skills as a Professional Coach Specializing in Addiction Recovery.

Enroll in our Self-Paced Online Program and gain access to engaging and easy to follow Videos, Study Guides, Self-Discovery Worksheets to use with clients, and Certificates of Completion for each course. Upon successful completion of all requirements you will earn 2 important credentials:

  • Certified Professional Recovery Coach (CPRC)
  • Certified Professional Coach (CPC)

Receive two Professional Coaching Credentials from the IAPRC .




“Professional Recovery Coaching is based on results.  It empowers people to start their sober life on solid footing. It energizes people in long term recovery from addiction or codependency to discover new levels of satisfaction and purpose in life.”

Coaches, counselors, teachers, other helping professionals and even family members will learn the dynamics of a Strengths-Based system for changing addictive behavior including concepts such as Recovery Capital and Whole Life Recovery.

In the Certified Professional Recovery Coach Dual Program (CPRC Dual), you will learn:

  • How to organize, launch, and grow a successful Addiction Recovery coaching practice and a Life Coaching practice
  • Why people become addicted
  • Leading-edge Brain Research on Averting Relapse
  • Powerful Approaches for the Coaching Connection
  • Strengths-Based and Solution Focused Recovery Tools
  • To lead clients in Guided Self-Change using Motivational Interviewing techniques
  • The Personal, Professional and Community Competencies needed by Professional Recovery Coaches
  • Required documentation and current laws that affect Professional Recovery Coaching
  • The latest protocols and concepts in Drug, Alcohol and Addiction Recovery


She Recovers Coaching Philosophy

10 Hours

We are committed to growing the She Recovers community so that more women in or seeking recovery from addictions and related life issues can find hope, health and happiness in their lives. Our initial growth strategy is to collaborate with IAPRC to train women as professional recovery coaches.

The 10 Hour She Recovers Coach Designation (SRCD) module invites newly trained IAPRC coaches to learn and adopt the She Recovers philosophy in a way that will be meaningful for them in their lives and in their coaching practice, while adhering closely to the foundational intentions and guiding principles of She Recovers. In addition – SRCD coach students receive practical instruction and support to get started on setting up their recovery coach practices. As soon as you complete their training as a SRCD graduate you will be invited to join the She Recovers Coach Collaborative where you will be encouraged to practice and lead from within the global community of over 260,000 individuals who are already attracted to the She Recovers movement and approach to recovery.

In the She Recovers Coach Designation module you will learn:

  • Details about the many different pathways into and through recovery
  • The difference between coaching, therapy and sponsorship
  • The importance of supporting women to design personalized approaches to their recovery
  • The importance of taking a holistic approach to supporting women in recovery (body, mind and spirit)
  • The importance of taking a strengths-based (not deficit based) approach with your clients
  • How to think through and decide who your ideal clients will be
  • How to use social media as an engagement tool to build and grow your practice
  • How to plan a workshop in your community to introduce yourself as a new recovery coach[1]
  • How you can play an integral part in the She Recovers movement as it expands in communities across North American and beyond

[1] New SRCD coaches are not authorized to advertise their events as She Recovers events – but as members of the SRCD Coach Collaborative, and upon successful approval of their events by She Recovers, SRCD coaches can request that their coaching events be promoted to the broader She Recovers community.

Certified Professional Recovery Coach Dual Training Program (CPRC Dual) includes 7 Modules.

Your 1st credential program: Certified Professional Coach Training (CPC):

Discover why ALL Coaching is LIFE COACHING! In our Certified Professional Coach Program (CPC) you will complete our Life Coaching Essentials training. You will gain the skills and tools of a Professional Life Coach plus learn best practices for launching your own coaching business. You will learn proven protocols presented in the context of professional competencies established by the International Coach Federation (ICF). As a Certified Professional Coach (CPC), you will be prepared to serve many types of clients besides those seeking Recovery Coaching.   READ MORE

Your 2nd credential program: Certified Professional Recovery Coach Training (CPRC) includes the following 6 Modules:

Neuroscience of Joyful Recovery

Learn the effects of addiction on the brain and discover the foundational role that joy plays in recovery and how lasting, joyful connections are vital to the recovery process. READ MORE

Mini-Video Courses

Roots of Addiction: Learn how people use psychoactive drugs and behaviors to change their mood and to alter their state of consciousness. Learn about the brain’s chemical processes and ways to overcome craving.  READ MORE

Alcohol Effects: Learn about the physiology of Absorption, Distribution, and Metabolism of Alcohol and the concept of Blood Alcohol Level. Understand the role of tolerance and withdrawal in the development of alcoholism. READ MORE

Professional Recovery Coach Competencies Part 1

Learn the role of the Professional Recovery Coach along with the desired skills, traits and competencies needed for success in the coaching relationship. READ MORE

Professional Recovery Coach Competencies Part 2

Learn tools for eliciting client motivation and helping clients to correct discrepancies in their thinking and beliefs. These modules also cover special issues in working with families as well as ethical issues that are commonly addressed in Professional Recovery Coaching. READ MORE

PRC Live Skills Practice (Online)

Based on Professional Recovery Coach Competencies Part 1 & 2, you will practice your new Coaching skills in a dynamic interactive online platform under the direction of a Master Professional Recovery Coach. You will develop your Coaching Confidence in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere as you and your fellow students put your knowledge, tools and templates into practice. READ MORE

Family Issues in Recovery

You will have many ah-ha moments with tools and templates to help clients resolve limiting beliefs and recurring behavior patterns. Gain Insight into families shaped by alcohol and drug use, trauma, codependency and dynamics that give rise to adult children of alcoholics (ACOA). This module includes practical ways to help clients to reset family patterns, reframe current challenges and deepen self-worth.  READ MORE




  • All Training Manuals as downloads
  • Coaching Tools and Self Discovery Worksheets
  • Course Study Guides
  • Coaching Tools on Templates You Can Customize with Your Brand
  • Free Membership in iCoachRecovery Community for 12 months
  • Member Access to Coaching and Recovery Experts in monthly forums
  • 12 weeks of Live Skills Practice Sessions
  • 100+ CEUs/ Continuing Education Units IAPRC and NAADAC
  • 60 ICF CCEs/ Continuing Coach Education Available

Full Money Back Guarantee: 5 days from date of purchase. The Certified Professional Recovery Coach Dual Program (CPRC-Dual) is nontransferable and non-cancellable after 5 days.