Recovery from mental illness: The guiding vision of the mental health service system in the 1990s.

@article{Anthony1993RecoveryFM,
  title={Recovery from mental illness: The guiding vision of the mental health service system in the 1990s.},
  author={W. Anthony},
  journal={Psychosocial rehabilitation journal},
  year={1993},
  volume={16},
  pages={11-23}
}
  • W. Anthony
  • Published 1993
  • Medicine
  • Psychosocial rehabilitation journal
he implementation of deinstitutionalization in the 1960s and 1970s, and the increasing ascendance of the community support system concept and the practice of psychiatric rehabilitation in the 1980s, have laid the foundation for a new 1990s vision of service delivery for people who have mental illness. Recovery from mental illness is the vision that will guide the mental health system in this decade. This article outlines the fundamental services and assumptions of a recovery-oriented mental… Expand
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