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Definitions of recovery

 “Recovery is an ongoing process of growth, discovery, and change” (Stocks, 1995)

“Recovery is remembering who you are … being the best that you can be” (Recovery Innovations)

“…the lived or real life experience of people as they accept and overcome the challenge of the disability… recovering a new sense of self and of purpose within and beyond the limits of the disability.” (Deegan 1988)