Office Based Addiction Treatment Training and Technical Assistance (OBAT TTA)

A Resource for Healthcare and Social Services Professionals

Recovery Coach Chat Live (monthly)

October 20, 2020
2:00 pm–3:30 pm ET

A drop-in session open to recovery coaches around the country. Includes a short presentation on a pertinent topic related to substance use disorder, recovery or coaching, followed by time for discussion and networking.

Recovery Coach Chat Live is a dedicated space for recovery coaches and peer advocates providing direct support to clients/patients in the field of addiction.


Please contact for Zoom details
Zoom Meeting
Boston, MA


This drop-in session is open to recovery coaches around the country. It will begin with a short presentation of a pertinent topic related to SUD, recovery and/or coaching, followed by time for Q&A, a chance for participants to get input and support on challenging cases, and an opportunity to network with fellow recovery coaches.

The topic for this month's session is: Meeting People Where They Are: Harm Reduction & Recovery 

This chat will be guided by Paul Bowman who is an advocate, a Peer Recovery Coach with South End Community Health Center and the Massachusetts Chapter Director for the National Alliance for Medication Assisted (NAMA) Recovery.

We are pleased to have Jess Tilley and Albie Park, Co-Founders of HRH413, joining us to speak about the Harm Reduction Works (HRW) community, meetings and philosophy. Please click here to view Jess Tilley’s and Albie Park’s bios and to read more about their extensive work in harm reduction!


Intended audience

Recovery Coaches, Peer Navigators, and Peer Support Specialists who provide direct support to patients/clients in the field of addiction.

Sponsored by

Boston Medical Center Grayken Center for Addiction, Department of Public Health, Bureau of Addiction Services