Training & Seminars

WRAP Seminars & Trainings

How can I participate in an official WRAP seminar or training?

We’re thrilled you have an interest in learning more about WRAP and the evidence-based model of WRAP facilitation!

To help make WRAP more accessible, we are offering more choices and options through both virtual and in-person WRAP seminars and trainings.

Take a look at the WRAP Seminar & Training Calendar. Then complete the form if you are interested in an upcoming Seminar I, II, or III, a WRAP Refresher, or WRAP Advanced Level Facilitator (ALF) Recertification. We hope to soon see you in a seminar or training!

How do I sign up?

If you are interested in a seminar or training, check out the WRAP training calendar and submit the form letting us know your preferences.

What are my options?

Seminar I. This interactive virtual seminar is for anyone in the world who is interested in wellness, recovery, and creating their own evidence-based Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP). In these interactive seminars, participants learn how to develop personal life and wellness goals as they engage in a mutual learning model with other peers. WRAP Seminar I is also available in person. Contact us at Trainings@wellnessrecoveryactionplan.com or see below for more information.

  • Time: Four 4.5-hour sessions, which includes breaks 
  • Cost: $399, plus the cost of training materials ($30-$40) 
  • Prerequisites: None 

Seminar II. This in-person seminar gives participants the skills, knowledge, and materials to facilitate WRAP Seminar I in their community and organization.

To become certified WRAP Facilitators, participants in Seminar II participate in interactive learning activities, learn how to facilitate the structure of WRAP, illustrate their personal experience with WRAP, and show understanding of WRAP ethics and values.  

  • Time: Three 8-hour sessions for 8 to 10 participants, or five 8-hour sessions for 11 to 16 participants 
  • Cost: $1,099, which includes the training manual and lunches 
  • Prerequisites: Completion of WRAP Seminar I 

Seminar III.This in-person seminar is for Certified WRAP Facilitators who want to become Advanced Level WRAP Facilitators (ALFs). ALF is the highest credential of WRAP certification and provides ALFs the unique opportunity to certify WRAP Facilitators and facilitate Refreshers.

This enhanced credentialing gives ALFs the ability to expand the reach of this beneficial evidence-based wellness tool and increases the opportunity for people worldwide to become Certified WRAP Facilitators.

Only Certified ALFs can train and certify WRAP Facilitators. All ALFs must be credentialed through WRAP/AHP or an approved partner.

  • Time: Three 8-hour sessions for 8 to 10 participants, or five 8-hour sessions for 11 to 16 participants 
  • Cost: $1,299, which includes the training manual and lunches 
  • Prerequisite: Completion of WRAP Seminar II within the past 2 years 

WRAP Refreshers. These virtual Facilitator Refreshers are open to all Certified WRAP Facilitators. These workshops review foundational material and delve into a variety of topics, such as facilitation skills, facilitation challenges and solutions, effective virtual facilitation, facilitating WRAP in prisons, tailoring WRAP to people who have intellectual and developmental disabilities, using WRAP with youth and schools, cultural sensitivity and cultural humility when working with specific populations (e.g., tribal communities, veterans, trauma survivors, etc.), and more.

  • Time: Refreshers are held virtually over four 4-hour sessions 
  • Cost: $350 
  • Prerequisites: Only for Certified WRAP Facilitators. Participants will need to send a copy of their WRAP Certificate showing they have been certified.  

WRAP ALF Recertification. This training is offered in person through WRAP or an AHP-licensed organization. This training is required every 2 years to maintain WRAP ALF certification.

  • Time: Recertifications are held in person over four 4-hour sessions. 
  • Cost: $599  
  • Prerequisite. Only for Certified WRAP Advanced Level Facilitators. Participants will need to send a copy of their ALF Certification. If you don’t have your certificate, please contact us at Trainings@wellnessrecoveryactionplan.com for a brief conversation. 

How can I bring WRAP Seminars to my organization/community?

If you’d like to implement WRAP at your organization and have staff, peer/recovery support specialists, and others participate in this evidence-based process, we can provide WRAP Seminar I in person or virtually and WRAP Seminar II in person.  

In these interactive seminars, participants learn how to develop personal life and wellness goals as they engage in a mutual learning model. This is your chance to put WRAP in action in your life and in the lives of the people you support! 

The basic framework is the same for each WRAP I seminar, but the focus can be tailored to best fit your organization and the populations it serves (such as veterans, youth/children, and families) and their life challenges, including addiction, trauma, healthy aging, developmental distinctions, justice involvement, and mental health. 

Who leads WRAP seminars?

Seminar I is led by trained and Certified WRAP Facilitators or ALFs.Seminar II is led by trained and Certified WRAP ALFs. 

How many participants are required to schedule a WRAP seminar in my organization or community?

WRAP seminars work best if there are at least 8 participants and no more than 24. Several formats are available, depending on your needs. Contact us at Trainings@wellnessrecoveryactionplan.com to talk about specifics! 

How can I schedule a virtual or in-person WRAP seminar for my organization?

For more information, to discuss costs, or to schedule a seminar, contact WRAP at  info@wellnessrecoveryactionplan.com or call 978.443.0055. 

 

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