The Mental Health (MH) endorsement for the CARC credential is to assist the recovery coach professional with having additional competencies related to mental health. This credential’s educational requirements are supplemental education to the education the recovery coach receives as training for their Certified Addiction Recovery Coach (CARC) credential. Applicants must be currently certified as a CARC to apply for this endorsement.
Requirements to earn your CARC-MH credential
Education & Training
- 8 hours of Adult Mental Health First Aid
- 2 hours of Questions, Persuade, Refer (QPR Suicide Prevention Training)
- 5 additional hours of mental health specific training