• How Can You Advance Your Career as a CPRS?

    How Can You Advance Your Career as a CPRS?

    As a CPRS you have the opportunity to grow into various professional roles. At Kyros, we assist each individual in finding the right path for them.

  • Why is There Stigma Around Suboxone?

    Why is There Stigma Around Suboxone?

    MAT is evidence-based and is the recommended course of treatment for opioid addiction. Even though medications like Suboxone can be life saving, there is still a great amount of stigma around MAT. Here are some common myths surrounding Suboxone, and how they contribute to stigma.

  • A Day in the Life of a CPRS

    A Day in the Life of a CPRS

    Becoming a CPRS is possible for anyone in recovery. A typical workday varies from peer to peer, here is how one of our CPRSs spends a typical day of work.

  • Working as a CPRS: How to Find Proof of Education

    Working as a CPRS: How to Find Proof of Education

    In order to work as a CPRS you will need proof of former education – here is how to obtain your transcripts, diploma or GED.

  • Shame and Substance Use Disorder

    Shame and Substance Use Disorder

    Shame is toxic to a healthy recovery, and can be detrimental to your wellbeing. It’s critical to rebuild your sense of self and overcome shame through learning new coping skills.

  • How to Talk to Someone in Active Addiction

    How to Talk to Someone in Active Addiction

    Talking to a loved one in active addiction can be difficult. It can be helpful to have an idea of how to approach a conversation with compassion while maintaining your boundaries.

  • How To Get Certified As a PRS

    How To Get Certified As a PRS

    Certification is the final step in receiving your entry-level state credential as a Certified Peer Recovery Specialist (CPRS). Read some of our helpful tips during the certification process.

  • How to Practice Gratitude in Recovery

    How to Practice Gratitude in Recovery

    Practicing gratitude is a key component of living abundantly in recovery. We dive into a few ways you can grow your gratitude practice now.

  • My Addiction Recovery Story: Tony Byrne

    My Addiction Recovery Story: Tony Byrne

    Read Tony’s transformative addiction recovery story and how his life went from one of fear into one of love and authenticity.