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Financial Recovery Counselor/Money Coach Training Begins!

Financial Recovery Core Competency Training (76 Training Hours) For those pursuing Financial RecoverySM Counselor Certification* In this 76-hour training, you will become proficient in the skills, processes and methods and compassionate approach you need to become a Certified Financial Recovery Counselor. You will learn the nuances of working with different types of clients, hone your counseling skills and participate in group supervision so you will have the real-life experience of coaching clients under the guidance of our faculty and the support of your peers. *Please note: The prerequisite for this Core Competency Training is the Financial Recovery Foundational Training, which is the four TeleClasses. See all of our Course Descriptions...Continue Reading

FREE TeleClass: Understanding The Money-Life Drain

Free One-Hour TeleClass So many people these days are completely overwhelmed and depleted by the financial stress in their lives. They feel pressured to earn more money, to save more, to get more, and yet they never seem to have enough, no matter what they do. Caught in downward spiral that drains their time, energy and money, some people lose all hope… and even their will to live. In this one-hour teleclass, you will gain the understanding, insight and tools to: Escape the vicious cycle that keeps people trapped in financial stress, anxiety and fear. Understand how people get stuck in the same old money troubles over and over again. Identify the various levels of the "money-life" drain. Honor your deepest needs, wants and desires as you heal your relationship with money. Implement the essential, fail-safe steps to get out of the...Continue Reading

Teleseminar: Save Your Way Out of Debt: The Secret of Financial Recovery

Two-hour teleseminar In this course, you will learn the secret to getting out of debt…and staying out of debt. While many people know how to get out of debt, they don't know how to stay out of debt, so as soon as they get out, they fall right back in. They spend their lives locked in a "cage of debt," feeling scared, hopeless and emotionally undone. Overwhelmed by the burden of debt, some people develop life-threatening, stress-related diseases. Some commit suicide. In this 2-hour teleclass, you will gain an understanding of what really works when it comes to breaking free of the debt cycle… once and for all. You will learn how to: Step off the debt treadmill, forever. Plan for unexpected expenses (so they don't end up on a credit card). Identify the "savings and debt hierarchies." Stabilize your current debt before attempting d...Continue Reading

Teleseminar: The Progressive Nature of Money Disorders and Financial Recovery

Two Hour Teleseminar Countless people are suffering from chronic financial difficulty due to specific money disorders, like compulsive shopping, over-spending, chronic debt and under-earning. These disorders create an unstable, unsustainable financial situation that causes anxiety, worry and a progressive downward slide into a pit of hopelessness and despair. While not everyone "hits bottom," their financial dysfunction often follows a predictable and recognizable path. But equally, there is a healing progression up and out of financial dysfunction into financial health and well-being. In this teleclass, you will: Learn to recognize the self-defeating money behaviors of people caught in chronic money disorders. Understand how and which emotions are directly tied to most money disorders. Gain insight into both the progressive, predict...Continue Reading