Recovery is recovery is recovery – Isn’t it? Isn’t recovery the same thing for everyone finishing rehab? Aren’t we all talking about the same thing? Actually, we’re not. There are many definitions of recovery, depending on whom you talk to.
When the true factors that underlay addiction are addressed and handled, then addiction recovery can be long-lasting. When these factors are covered up with medication or psychiatric diagnoses, the recovery may not be so durable.