Christ-Centered Residential Recovery Program Certification

Certification is not required for membership, however, your organization and your clients will benefit regardless of the age or experience of your ministry.

Certification Areas:


Fiscal Management

Personnel Management

Staff Development

Academic Development



General Counseling

Legal Assistance

Medication Control / Physical Development

Program Review / Spiritual Development

Participant Records


Participant Rights

Participant Grievance

Crisis Plan

Facilities Management

Certification Goals:

  1. To ensure that the Certification Standards are a tool for facilitating quality and consistency for Christian recovery ministries
  2. To ensure local control of each Christian recovery ministry with minimum restrictions which are implemented only for the legal, ethical, and spiritual well-being in all Christian recovery ministries.
  3. To assist in providing a measure of public confidence, assisting in the program’s public relations and fund-raising efforts, through the application of industry-accepted best practices.

Residential Program Certification Portal

Director of Certification:

Contact Brandon Lackey if you have questions about Recovery Program Certification.