What We Offer

Advocacy – Training – Consulting

Whether we are traveling for speaking engagements, participating in meetings to advance advocacy efforts, or providing consultation services, members of the growing MARS™ Community are working together to enhance medication-assisted treatment efforts and fight stigma. The original MARS™ project has expanded from its beginnings at the Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, NY, to include patients and staff at programs across the United States. We hope you’ll join us too!

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The Beyond MARS™ Training Institute

The Beyond MARS™ Training Institute began with the creation of the Beyond MARS Implementation Team Training that shows treatment programs how to replicate the MARS™ model of structured peer recovery support and education. We now develop and deliver a variety of training for patients, recovery coaches, and addiction professionals to meet the needs of the growing MARS™ Community. We hope you’ll join our effort to improve treatment outcomes and to fight the stigma that can negatively impact sustained recovery efforts.

The Beyond MARS™ Recovery Coach Training

The Beyond MARS Recovery Coach Training is a thirty-hour training developed by CCAR, licensed to Friends of Recovery New York and delivered by Beyond MARS. This training satisfies the requirement for thirty hour Recovery Coach Training necessary to qualify for the Certified Addiction Recovery Coach credential (CARC) and offers 30 hours of NYS CASAC credit.

The Beyond MARS™ Ethics Training for Recovery Coaches

The Beyond MARS™ Training Institute at Albert Einstein College of Medicine offers 15 clock hours of  Ethics Training for Recovery Coaches, suitable for both recovery coaches and their supervisors. The training is designed to meet the ethics requirement of the Certified Addiction Recovery Coach (CARC) credential currently being offered by the NY Certification Board. NYS OASAS also recognizes it for CASAC credit.

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The Beyond MARS™ Medication-Assisted Treatment(MAT)Training

The Beyond MARS MAT Training is a four clock hour training developed by National Alliance for Medication-Assisted (NAMA) Recovery and the Beyond MARS Training Institute to meet the Medication-Assisted requirement for the Certified Addiction Recovery Coach credential (CARC). It also offers 4 hours of NYS CASAC credit.