On OurOwn of HowardCounty,Inc.

GUIDING PRINCIPLES OF RECOVERY

  • There are many pathways to recovery.
  • Recovery is self-directed and empowering 
  • Recovery involves a personal recognition of the need for change and transformation.
  • Recovery is holistic.
  • Recovery has cultural dimensions.
  • Recovery exists on a continuum of  improved health and wellness
  • Recovery emerges from hope and gratitude.
  • Recovery involves a process of healing and  self-redefinition.
  • Recovery invovles addressing discrimination and transcending shame and stigma.
  • Recovery is supported by peers andalloes.
  • Recovery inovolves (re)joining and (re)building a life in the community.
  • RECOVERY IS A REALITY.