Coach in Training (CIT) Track
Ongoing and regular coaching of Wraparound Facilitators is required to meet and maintain the standards of High-Fidelity Wraparound in New Mexico. All providers agencies wishing to provide the NM Wraparound model in their community must employ or contract with an endorsed coach to supervise facilitators in their agency.
The Coach in Training (CIT) Track seeks to ensure that individuals only receive an endorsement if they can demonstrate the necessary comprehension and skills demanded of the position.
The following requirements must be met to submit an application to enter the Coach in Training track:
- Must be a currently Certified Wraparound Facilitator in good standing.
- Current employer must approve and agree to promote to supervisor position once coach is endorsed.
- Master Coach must agree to support the growth and development of CIT.
Resources for CITs
Are you READY to Submit for Coaching Endorsement?
- Successfully complete all phases of the CIT Track
- Coach a minimum of one current Wraparound Facilitator
- Complete 3 Team Observation Measure’s(TOMS)
- Co-Facilitate 1 Wraparound Training
- Have a minimum of 20 hours of observed coaching
- Meet or Exceed all competencies in Coach Competency Assessment
Apply for Coaching Endorsement
The Coach Endorsement Verification form along with all supporting documents will be reviewed by NM Wraparound Leadership. Acceptance or denial of endorsement will be communicated to the applicant within 30 days via letter.
Once a coaching endorsement is awarded by NM Wraparound, the coach is responsible to maintain the endorsement by:
- Maintaining status as Certified Wraparound Facilitator;
- Remaining in good standing by fulfilling all expectations and fidelity standards of the NM Wraparound model and as articulated in its ethical standards;
- Coaching at least one Wraparound individual for most of the time the endorsement is valid; or
- Participating in the learning community or in the advancement and promotion of the NM Wraparound model in New Mexico.
Coaching Endorsement will be reviewed every two years concurrent with application for recertification as a Certified Wraparound Facilitator.
Current Master Coaches approved by NM Wraparound Leadership to train CITs are:
Rosella McCaffrey, CYFD-BHS Clinical Manger
Arturo Calderon, CYFD-BHS Wraparound Manager
Steve Johnson, NMSU-COI Wraparound Consultant
Criteria and approval process for becoming a Master Coach is in development.