Education & Training

The Recovery Residence Association (RRA) offers training and business development support to recovery residence operators who operate high-quality recovery residences in San Diego. We are dedicated to supporting operators who are committed to implementing best practices that ensure each recovery residence focuses on the whole-person approach to substance use recovery.

Mandatory Training

Introduction to Recovery Residence Operations Course
All RR Operators shall complete this as an initial part of the membership. Learn industry best practices to manage your recovery residence. Topics include: Introduction to the RRA, Basic Substance Use Disorder, Whole Person Approach, Trauma-Informed Care, Legal and Ethical Guidelines, Membership Requirements, Quality Standards, and Site Visit Prep

Quarterly Training:
Topics: Substance Use Disorders 101, Law Enforcement, Pest Prevention, and Communication and De-escalation Techniques *Open to Members, their staff, and associates. 

Optional Training

Ongoing professional development will be offered throughout the year for RR Member operators and individuals living in the recovery residences.