Australian Drug Policy: harm reduction and ‘new recovery’
New concepts of Recovery-Oriented Systems of Care is a US-born philosophy that has spread to the UK, and is now in the early stages of being promoted in Australia.
Transformation toward new recovery approaches involving community linkages, would require large-scale investments in resources, workforce and institutional development.
Anex, a program of the Penington Institute, prepared this discussion paper in 2012 – Download it here:
Australian Drug Policy – harm reduction and new recovery – April 2012
We also proposed an Australian definition of recovery and principles.