Out of stock for ordering This brochure provides a working definition and 10 guiding principles for recovery from mental illness and substance use disorders. Publication ID PEP12-RECDEF Publication Date February 2012 Format Brochure Download What's Recovery? SAMHSA's Working Definition PDF 380.2 KB Find Related Information Audience Funders Parents & Caregivers People with Alcohol Use or Abuse Problems as Audience People with Mental Health Problems as Audience People with Substance Use or Abuse Problems as Audience Professional Care Providers Program Planners, Administrators, & Project Managers Population Group Mature Adults as Population Group Older Adults as Population Group Young Adults as Population Group You May Also Be Interested In TIP 48: Managing Depressive Symptoms in Substance Abuse Clients During Early Recovery This guide helps substance use counselors treat clients with symptoms of depression and substance use conditions. Program administrators will learn how to integrate depression treatment into early drug treatment. The guidelines cover screening, assessment, treatment, counseling, cultural competence, and continuing care. Access the literature review. Understanding Anxiety Disorders Young Adult: This fact sheet offers young adults information on living with anxiety disorder. It discusses causes of anxiety disorder, and approaches to treatment. Illness Management and Recovery Evidence-Based Practices (EBP) KIT This toolkit offers guidance to behavioral health officials on developing illness-management and recovery mental health programs that emphasize personal goal setting and actionable strategies for recovery. The toolkit includes 10 booklets on program development. Shared Decision-Making in Mental Health Care This report gives an overview of shared decision-making (SDM), an intervention that enables people to actively manage their own health. It examines research on the effects of SDM in general and mental health care, and includes recommendations for advancing SDM in practice. TIP 54: Managing Chronic Pain in Adults With or in Recovery From Substance Use Disorders This guide equips clinicians with information for treating chronic pain in adults living with a history of substance use. The guide discusses chronic pain management, including treatment with opioids. It also includes information about substance use assessments and referrals. Access the literature review. What Health Providers and Organizations Need to Know About Wellness This fact sheet encourages clinicians to provide consumer-centered care to people living with mental illness. It provides facts about mental health issues and lists the eight dimensions of wellness. The fact sheet includes strategies for providing care and connecting with a patient's mental health provider.