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Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) Co-Facilitator Refresher (3 day)
August 15, 2018 @ 9:00 am - August 17, 2018 @ 4:30 pm
WRAP® Refresher (3-days)
The WRAP® Refresher is a interactive course co-facilitated by Advanced Level WRAP Facilitators and is required for WRAP co-facilitators every 2 years. The refresher will sharpen and expand facilitation skills and help you to further engage groups in the Wellness Recovery Action Planning.
Through attendance in this course WRAP Facilitators will:
- Recognize expanded options on how to give effective group introductions.
- Identify additional knowledge areas, values and ethics of WRAP.
- Apply at least one new skill to sharpen and expand group facilitation skills.
- Develop new and creative approaches to facilitation to accommodate participant challenges and differing group needs.
- Learn the new Copeland Center material updates issued in recent months.
Recommended for WRAP Facilitators to enhance knowledge and skills with WRAP and to get updates on implementing WRAP as an Evidence-Based Practice (EBP).
- Seating is limited, pre-registration is required.
- Lunch will be provided daily.
*Attendees for this workshop must have prior completion of WRAP Seminar 2: WRAP for Facilitators. No refunds will be issued to people who register without the required pre-requisite paperwork. Registrations can be transferred with a $25 transfer fee.
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About the speakers
Sharon Holmes, ALWF
Sharon Holmes has over 20 years of formal work experience and education. She holds a Master Degree in Education from SIUC, IL, a graduate certificate in Human Resources from Chapman University now Brandman University in Orange, CA, and an Associate of Art and Science Degree from Pierce College, Lakewood, WA. Sharon worked as a WA State Certified Peer Counselor and has managed a team to facilitate change and empower women. She is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Professional (CDPT). During her tenure a Recovery Educator; Sharon provided direct care management and instruction to clients with mental health and substance use challenges and/or co-occurring disorders. Sharon is owner of Ms. SharCo LLC and Inspiring Here & Now LLC which offers workforce educational trainings; and she is also an Independent Contractor, currently working as Training Coordinator for Hoping the Hope; coordinating WRAP and Continuing Educational trainings sponsored by the State of WA. She is, facilitating Co-occurring Disorders training, a Certified Therapeutic Options Trainer, teaching de-escalation skills to Certified Peer Counselors, WRAP as an Advance Level WRAP Facilitator. Sharon is passionate about educating others; she sees the power of education as tool to work for other as it is for her and it’s the focus of her work.
Kathleen Wallace, ALWF
Kathleen Wallace is retired from the City and County of San Francisco after working for the Department of Public Health serving the homeless and dual-diagnosed population. She started co-facilitating WRAP in 2009, resulting in training over 30 WRAP Seminar I trainings in San Francisco at city clinics and non-profits in the mental health community. Her passion for WRAP has lead her to pursue training opportunities beyond San Francisco including Washington state and other California cities. Kathleen continuously works her own WRAP program causing a ripple effect in her life in the sense that she writes creative non-fiction while caring for herself and those close to her. Kathleen’s goal is to share her knowledge and humor and to spread the word that “WRAP works!”