"Recovery" and "Real Change": synonyms or incompatible concepts?


The concept of “recovery” in psychiatry stresses the revolutionary idea that mental illness is not incurable. However, the term “recovery” seems linked to the Italian term “recupero” (regain) and suggests that... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Elena Monducci (Università Sapienza of Rome - netforpp europa, Rome)
  2. Annelore Homberg (netforpp europa, Rome)
  3. Sandra Santomauro (Department of Mental Health, Rieti - netforpp europa, Rome)
  4. Cecilia Di Agostino (netforpp europa, Rome)
  5. Francesca Padrevecchi (Department of Mental Health, Pomezia - netforpp europa, Rome)
  6. Cecilia Iannaco (netforpp europa, Rome)

Topic Area

Therapeutic relationships


THPM2 PRE » Papers: Recovery (17:05 - Thursday, 31st August, CT Hub, Lecture Theatre B)

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