Recovery Orientation

DomainRecovery orientation
AssessmentTo what degree is substance abuse problems viewed as the problem?
Social ModelUse non-clinical, recovery-oriented language such as u201cResidentu201d or u201cParticipantu201d and u201cRecovery Planu201d: Recovery is expected as a person-driven, lifelong and holistic process. Promote life skills development.
Medical ModelUse clinical language such as u201cClientu201d and u201cTreatment Planu201d: Relapse is expected. Provide clinical treatment that focuses on disease and associated problem amelioration.