The recovery model and complex health needs: What health psychology can learn from mental health and substance misuse service provision

  title={The recovery model and complex health needs: What health psychology can learn from mental health and substance misuse service provision},
  author={Lucy Webb},
  journal={Journal of Health Psychology},
  pages={731 - 741}
  • L. Webb
  • Published 1 July 2012
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Health Psychology
This article reviews key arguments around evidence-based practice and outlines the methodological demands for effective adoption of recovery model principles. The recovery model is outlined and demonstrated as compatible with current needs in substance misuse service provision. However, the concepts of evidence-based practice and the recovery model are currently incompatible unless the current value system of evidence-based practice changes to accommodate the methodologies demanded by the… Expand
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