Consulting for innovative peer recovery support services & Harm Reduction services leadership, programs integration, workforce training, curriculum development, & general capacity-building.
Partnering with substance use services & systems to adapt, improve, & grow since 2018.
Some of our partnerships & projects include:
NH Governor's Recovery Friendly Workplace Initiative
Development of the nation's first state-funded workplace wellness training promoting recovery-friendly policy, practices, and culture.
Nevada Recovery Friendly Workplace Initiative
Development of business trainings aimed at empowering employers to implement recovery friendly practices within the workplace and provide support for employees in recovery or those impacted by substance use disorder (SUD).
The Art & Science of Peer-Assisted Recovery
Development of a 30-hour fundamentals training for peer recovery support services providers on behalf of SOS Recovery Community Organization. (A comparable alternative to CCAR's Recovery Coach Academy.)
Our Stories Have Power: Recovery Community Messaging Training
Revision & development of the iconic recovery messaging training from Faces & Voices of Recovery.
Recovery Coaching a Harm Reduction Pathway©
Developed and managed by LGLC, this 18-hour interactive training orients peer recovery support services providers to harm reduction concepts and principles. More info here.
Dean LeMire is owner and principal associate of The LeMire Group LLC, a recovery services consulting and training agency based in Dover, NH. In his various roles across the substance use disorder continuum of care, Dean has facilitated expansion of improved, person-centered, and community-based service delivery. In New Hampshire Dean was instrumental in forming a statewide network of Recovery Community Organizations, as well as a statewide network of harm reduction service programs as a founding board member of the New Hampshire Harm Reduction Coalition and as co-founder of Hand Up Health Services, a county-wide syringe services program. While living in Texas recently Dean served as President of RecoveryATX, a Recovery Community Organization, as co-founder of the Texas Harm Reduction Alliance, and D.O. of THRA's direct services program Austin Overdose Prevention Services (Austin-OPS). In recent years Dean has grown & managed remote teams of peer recovery specialists who forge the digital frontier of PRSS, including at WEconnect Recovery, Boulder Care, and RecoveryLink. Dean has trained peer recovery specialists since 2016 and co-developed Recovery Coaching a Harm Reduction Pathway© with Jim Wuelfing in 2019.