Authors of this 2010 report convened 4 focus groups and conducted 9 in depth interviews with individuals in recovery to document their perspectives on the process. The report describes many recovery pathways, identifies different terminology used by individuals in recovery, and identifies barriers to and facilitators of successful recovery.
Funding Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Pathways to Healing and Recovery: Perspectives from Individuals with Histories of Alcohol and Other Drug Problems
A qualitative study of the process of recovery from interviews and focus groups with individuals in recovery