Recovery Group Meetings

Click on the group names for links to fliers for the three newest groups going on in the Recovery Center, 700 Glencrest Lane, across from the K-Mart in Longview. Freedom in Recovery is a new group to be held every Wednesday from 5:30-6:30 pm. This group is for any adult with issues pertaining to substance use. The Men’s Group is held every Thursday from 6:00-7:00 pm. This group is for adult men who have issues pertaining to substance use. The RAC Group is for youth who have any substance use issues and is held every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00 pm. The long standing Women’s Group is on Thursdays from 5:30-6:30 and is for adult women who have been affected by substance abuse in their lifetime.

East Texas Recovery Initiative – ROSC

East Texas ROSC consists of local treatment providers, half-way houses, support groups, people in recovery, family members, community leaders and churches that are dedicated in helping individuals and their families recover from alcohol and drug problems.

What is ROSC?

(Recovery Oriented Systems of Care)
It is a coordinated network of community based services and supports that is person-centered and builds on the strengths and resilience of individuals, families and communities to achieve abstinence and improved health, wellness and quality of life for those with or at risk of alcohol and drug problems.

ROSC values are:
  • Person-centered
  • Self-directed
  • Strength-based
  • Family participation
  • Community participation

Recovery Coach Academy

The RCA 30 hour Program is Approved by TCBAP 

What is Recovery Coach Academy?

The Recovery Coach Academy (RCA) is a five day training opportunity designed for anyone interested in serving as a Recovery Coach.  The Academy offers a comprehensive overview of the purpose and roles of Recovery Coaching while providing participants the tools and resources necessary in providing recovery support services. The training provides one of the basic components required for Texas Certification Board of Addiction Professional (TCBAP) Peer Recovery Support Credential (PRS). Complete explanation of PRS requirements can be found at the TCBAP web site;

This event is open to anyone who wants to gain more understanding of substance use and mental disorders, crisis intervention, and how to respond in crisis situations. In addition, skills and tools on effective communication, motivational enhancement strategies, recovery action planning, cultural competency and recovery ethics will be offered.

For more information, check out the PDF below: 101 flyer.pdf