Journal of Recovery in Mental Health

The Journal of Recovery in Mental Health is an international, multidisciplinary, and multi-method, open-access, peer-reviewed journal engaging research, proven practices and a range of perspectives, inclusive of health professionals, patients and families, focused on understanding and improving mental health recovery. Although primarily a themed issue journal, we will accept manuscripts at any time on topics related to recovery in mental health. 
Please visit our Online Submissions page for more information.

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Vol 1, No 2 (2017): Recovery Across the Lifespan

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Table of Contents


Opportunities in Recovery Research
Simone Arbour

Lived Experience Editorial

New Ways of Thinking and Doing
Brian T. Rose

Perspectives, Opinions, Viewpoints

Understanding the Recovery Model in the Context of Emerging Adulthood
Abby Goldstein, Sabrina Brodkin, Danielle Kofler, Natalie Kalb
You Had to Be There: Six Month Odyssey
Clark Lord
Adolescent Eating Disorders: Recovery-Oriented Programming for Residential Treatment
Leora Pinhas, Melanie I Stuckey, Raluca A Moraiu, Simone Arbour, Stella Ducklow
My Path to Recovery
Brian T. Rose
I Am Alive Today
Evelyn Burns-Weinrib