Recovery to Practice (RTP) Electronic Resources Library
Defining Addiction Recovery
What Does Science Say? Reviewing Recovery Research
Defining Recovery-Oriented Systems of Care (ROSC)
The History of Recovery in the United States and the Addiction Profession
- White, W. (2009). The mobilization of community resources to support long-term addiction recovery. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 36, 146-58.
- White, W., Kelly, J. & Roth, J. (2012). New addiction recovery support institutions: Mobilizing support beyond professional addiction treatment and recovery mutual aid. Journal of Groups in Addiction & Recovery, 7(2-4), 297-317.
- White, W. (1998). Slaying the dragon: The history of addiction treatment and recovery in America. Bloomington, IL: Chestnut Health Systems/Lighthouse Institute.
Using Recovery-Oriented Principles in Addiction Counseling Practice
- Conflict Resolution for Clients and Professionals free, 2-hour webinar by NAADAC
- Anda, R. (2012). The Health and Social Impact of Growing Up With Alcohol Abuse and Related Adverse Childhood Experiences: The Human and Economic Costs of the Status Quo.
- Sheedy C. K., and Whitter M., Guiding Principles and Elements of Recovery-Oriented Systems of Care: What Do We Know From the Research? (2009). HHS Publication No. (SMA) 09-4439. Rockville, MD: Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
- SAMHSA (2001.) A Provider's Introduction to Substance Abuse Treatment for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Individuals. HHS Publication No. (SMA) 01-3498. Rockville, MD: Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
Understanding the Role of Peer Recovery Coaches in the Addiction Profession
- White, W. (2009). Peer-based Addiction Recovery Support: History, Theory, Practice, and Scientific Evaluation. Chicago, IL: Great Lakes Addiction Technology Transfer Center.
- White, W. (2006). Sponsor, Recovery Coach, Addiction Counselor: The Importance of Role Clarity and Role Integrity. Philadelphia, PA: Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Mental Retardation Services.
- White, W., the PRO-ACT Ethics Workgroup, with legal discussion by Popovits R. & Donohue, B. (2007). Ethical Guidelines for the Delivery of Peer-based Recovery Support Services. Philadelphia: Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Mental Retardation Services.
- SAMHSA. (2011). Recovery Support Services: Peer Recovery Support Coaching.
- SAMHSA. (2012). Report of the Expert Panel, March 21-22, 2012, Equipping Behavioral Health Systems & Authorities to Promote Peer Specialist/Recovery Coaching Services.
Exploring Techniques to Support Long-term Addiction Recovery for Clients and Families
- Borkman, T. (1998). Is recovery planning any different from treatment planning? Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 15(1), 37-42.
- Pathways to Healing and Recovery: Perspectives from Individuals with Histories of Alcohol and Other Drug Problems, Abt Associates Inc. and Hart Research Associates, November 2010.
- Alexandre B. Laudet, PhD and William White, MA; What are your priorities right now? Identifying service needs across recovery stages to inform service development, Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. 2010 January ; 38(1): 51–59. doi:10.1016/j.jsat.2009.06.003.
- Laudet, Savage, and Mahmoud; Pathways to Long-Term Recovery: A Preliminary Investigation; Journal of Psychoactive Drugs; 34(3), 305-311; 2007.
Collaborating with Other Professions, Professionals and Communities
Including Family and Community in the Recovery Process
- Laudet, A. B., & White, W. L. (2008). Recovery capital as prospective predictor of sustained recovery, life satisfaction and stress among former poly-substance users. Substance Use and Misuse, 43(1), 27-54.
- White, W. L., & Cloud, W. (2008). Recovery capital: A primer for addictions professionals. Counselor, 9(5), 22-27.
- Center for Substance Abuse Treatment. Substance Abuse Treatment and Family Therapy. Rockville (MD): Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (US); 2004. (Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) Series, No. 39.)
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