Online WRAP Facilitator Refresher Fall 2023

Session Details

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/29/2023 - 1:00pm

In order to improve skills and stay informed regarding effective approaches to WRAP Facilitation, continued learning is imperative. It is a best practice for WRAP Facilitators to attend a refresher course at least once every two years to stay up to date on developments. This course is recommended for WRAP Facilitators to enhance their knowledge and skills with WRAP and to receive updates on implementing WRAP as an evidence-based practice (EBP).

Course Description: The WRAP Refresher Course is an online course facilitated by Copeland Center Advanced Level WRAP Facilitators. It is intended to sharpen and expand participants' facilitation skills to further engage groups in the Wellness Recovery Action Planning. WRAP Facilitators will participate in 7 online seminars and complete assignments in between.

Through attendance in this course WRAP Facilitators will:

1)    Recognize expanded options on how to give effective group introductions.

2)    Identify additional knowledge areas.

3)    Apply at least one new skill to sharpen and expand group facilitation skills.

4)    Develop new and creative approaches to facilitation to accommodate participant challenges and differing group needs.

Gain important refresher credit without the added expense of traveling or taking days off from work and away from home.

This course will be conducted on the following dates from 10am-12:30pm PT/11am-1:30pm MT/12-2:30pm CT/1-3:30pm ET:

Fridays - September 29 - November 10, 2023

  • September 29
  • October 6
  • October 13
  • October 20
  • October 27
  • November 3
  • November 10

*******Participants must attend all 7 sessions to get a certificate.

Tuition: $500.00 USD

Who should take this course? WRAP Facilitators who need refresher credit. It is a best practice for WRAP Facilitators to take a refresher at least once every two years to maintain active status.

Benefits: Those who participate in this training will receive a certificate for completing this 24-hour training and will be given a complimentary 2-year listing in the WRAP Facilitator Registry.

How does it work? Participants will log onto a video conference during meeting times and participate in the online sessions led by an Advanced Level WRAP Facilitators. In between the online sessions, participants will complete assignments and prepare for the next class. Participants will enjoy access to an online learning space where they can post comments, upload assignments, access the syllabus, and see announcements.

Technical needs: For meetings, you need access to a computer with a microphone and speakers and the internet. Attendees can join from a Mac, PC, iPad, iPhone or Android device. Alternatively, you may always call in. Access to video camera is preferred.  You will need access to a computer and the internet to complete assignments between online sessions and to access the online learning community. 

Required Texts:

  • WRAP Facilitator Manual (*****2012 version or newer)
  • WRAP Plus
  • New Edition of the Red WRAP Book

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