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in her cure both inside and,
increasingly, outside clinical and hospital settings was pushed by British
psychiatrists, psychotherapists, and other reformers from the 1960s.
Empowering the patient
Since the 1990s, a number of medical practitioners and others involved
in mentalhealthcare have written on recovery. In this vast literature,
we often encounter a distinction between ‘recovery’ and ‘rehabilitation’.
Recovery is usually defined as an approach by which people suffering
from mental illness are offered various empowerment techniques in
order to better cope