Host a Recovery Messaging Training!

Faces & Voices groundbreaking messaging advances the recovery agenda. Thousands of people have been trained using the Our Stories Have Power recovery messaging tools. They are sharpening their skills as recovery communicators, learning how to tell their story with a purpose. You can host a training in your community.

Participants become recovery communicators by learning:

  • About messaging
  • How to tell your recovery story to friends and family 
  • How to use recovery messages in all parts of your life, including representing the organized recovery community in the media and other public places

The training and all of the materials you will need to host a training in your community are available on DVD (below).


This was a very informative training, especially the focus on the one voice message of "Long Term Recovery Works and I am a living example - Carl Matthews


The DVD includes messaging for people in recovery and family members.  Since its release, we’ve also developed messaging for young people in recovery and hosted a webinar.

Whatever your age, you can develop your personal, effective, credible language to talk about your life and experiences; know how to use the message in different situations; and make it possible for more people to get well.

Our Stories Have Power: Recovery Community Messaging Training DVDYou can visit our online store to buy the Our Stories Have Power DVD that includes all of the training materials.  Watch a clip from the DVD here.

Our Stories Have Power Training materials