Pathways of recovery: preventing further episodes of mental illness (monograph)

What is our current state of knowledge?

Page last updated: 2006

To review the current state of knowledge regarding relapse prevention requires considering both the research evidence showing whether relapse prevention is possible in the context of mental illness, and the lived experiences of people with mental illness and their families and carers.

Likelihood of preventing relapse

Importance of relapse prevention

Current major approaches to relapse prevention and evidence of their effectiveness