The Certified Professional Recovery Program Advocate membership is for those professionals who mentor, advocate for, and provide treatment assistance for the affected professional who needs support and encouragement through recovery. It may be a fellow attorney, judge, physician partner, or other colleague of the professional. It may be the treatment center or jurisdictional professional who advises the affected professional on the best plan of care.

The benefits of Certified Professional Recovery Program Advocate

  • The recognition among peer jurisdictions that the advocate strives to adhere to best practices in the identification, treatment, and recovery of the professionals’ disease management.
  • Access to the Academy’s database of AAPHP’s accredited residential/inpatient treatment/sober living/IOP/caduceus or juris support providers, and AAPHP accredited licensed or certified treating professionals who are trained in all aspects of jurisdictional recovery requirements for the professionals they serve.
  • Are qualified candidates for membership on the AAPHP Board of Advisors.
  • Each Certified Advocate receives up to 5 hours of accredited continuing education per year. The healthcare accreditation is provided by SyMedica, provider number 50-1881 of the Florida Division of Medical Quality Assurance. The CLE accreditation is in application status per course with the Florida Bar Association.
  • Discounted attendance at the annual AAPHP Scientific Conference.
  • Options for article publication in the anticipated Journal of Professional’s Health.
  • Subscription of at a minimum regular bimonthly newsletters by email as to developments in professional’s health program.
  • Significant discounts on consulting services

Membership Fee: $600 every three years