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Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance Part 6

Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance Part 6

The helping relationship between clinicians and patients moves away from being expert/patient to being ‘coaches’ or ‘partners’ on a journey of [...] Read more

Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance Part 5

Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance Part 5

Self-management is encouraged and facilitated. The processes of self-management are similar, but what works may be very different for each individual. [...] Read more

Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance Part 4

Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance Part 4

Recovery represents a movement away from pathology, illness and symptoms to health, strengths and wellness (Davidson, 2008) Best (2010) suggests that [...] Read more

Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance Part 3

Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance Part 3

Hope is central to recovery and can be enhanced by each person seeing how they can have more active control over their lives (‘agency’) and by seeing [...] Read more

Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance Part 2

Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance Part 2

Recovery is about building a meaningful and satisfying life, as defined by the person themselves, whether or not there are ongoing or recurring [...] Read more

Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance

Recovery and the Therapeutic Alliance

The following six posts will look at the relationship between the concept of the therapeutic working alliance and the principles of 'recovery', [...] Read more

Role Induction and Autism

Role Induction and Autism

'Role Clarification' or 'Role Induction' is a key component of the Pro-Social Modelling approach (Trotter, 1999). It is a process designed to [...] Read more