What Is Recovery? (INFOGRAPHIC) from Addiction Blog

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Who better can explain what recovery actually means (and how they got there) than someone who is actually in recovery? Based on data collected by The Alcohol Research Group, we visualize the results of the What is Recovery? survey here.

Barbara Wood, Ph.D. www.alcoholismandthefamily.com / Author of Children of Alcoholism and Raising Healthy Children in an Alcoholic Home‘s insight:

From addictionblog.org a compelling infographic that “represents over 9,300 case studies, making visual the data collected  by a recent study funded by the National Institutes of Health about types of recovery, definitions, as well as the how people get into recovery.” Click on parts of the infographic to discover:

  • How people in recovery feel about their quality of life
  • How long have most people been in recovery
  • The paths to addiction recovery
  • What types of recovery are possible

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