Opener: Recovery – a new frontier?

recovery and beyond2


We’ll be taking you on a journey….to recovery and beyond, boldly going where no man has gone before…..or have they?

Is recovery a new concept or just a rehashing of old? Setting the scene for the day will be writer and journalist Harry Shapiro taking us on the journey of recovery past, recovery present and recovery future. From the emergence of addiction services out of people’s fronts rooms, to the current professionalisation of substance misuse support and what the future may hold.