Recovery. Elizabeth Moody Associate Director of Nursing 6 th June 2006. Supporting literature. DoH Ten essential shared capabilities-A framework for the whole of the mental health workforce (2004) NIMHE Guiding statement on recovery (2005)
Associate Director of Nursing
6th June 2006
‘ A deeply personal, unique process of changing ones attitudes, values, feelings, goals, skills or roles. It is a way of living a satisfying, hopeful and contributing life even with limitations caused by illness.
Recovery involves the development of new meaning and purpose in one’s life as one grows beyond the effects of mental illness’.
- Value the aims of the service user
- Holistic approach
- Work in partnership and provide meaningful choice
- Be optimistic about possibilities