Chapter 4. Personal Experience as Evidence and as a Basis for Model Development

  1. Michaela Amering and
  2. Margit Schmolke

Published Online: 25 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470743171.ch4

Recovery in Mental Health: Reshaping Scientific and Clinical Responsibilities

Recovery in Mental Health: Reshaping Scientific and Clinical Responsibilities

How to Cite

Amering, M. and Schmolke, M. (2009) Personal Experience as Evidence and as a Basis for Model Development, in Recovery in Mental Health: Reshaping Scientific and Clinical Responsibilities, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470743171.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 17 APR 2009

Book Series:

  1. World Psychiatric Association Evidence and Experience in Psychiatry Series

Book Series Editors:

  1. Helen Herrman

Series Editor Information

  1. WPA Secretary for Publications, University of Melbourne, Australia

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470997963

Online ISBN: 9780470743171

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Keywords:

  • personal experience as evidence;
  • Ron Coleman's Recovery – an Alien Concept;
  • ‘ownership of the experience’ – recognition and use of your own experiences;
  • National Empowerment Center (NEC) in Lawrence/Massachusetts;
  • ‘empowerment model of recovery’ - Dan Fisher and Laurie Ahern/USA;
  • Dan Fisher's empowerment model of recovery and PACE (personal assistance in community existence);
  • principles of PACE;
  • conspiracy of hope;
  • ‘wellness recovery action plan (WRAP)’ – Mary Ellen Copeland/USA

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • ‘Recovery – an Alien Concept’ - Ron Coleman/UK

  • ‘Empowerment Model of Recovery’ – Dan Fisher and Laurie Ahern/USA

  • ‘Conspiracy of Hope’ – Pat Deegan/USA

  • ‘Holders of Hope’ – Helen Glover/Australia

  • ‘Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP)’ – Mary Ellen Copeland/USA

  • ‘Two Sides of Recovery’ – Wilma Boevink/The Netherlands

  • ‘No Empowerment Without Recovery’ – Christian Horvath/Austria