Research into Recovery and Wellbeing

A website about the work of the recovery research team at the Institute of Mental Health

The University of Nottingham


Books published by our group

Interdisciplinary investigation of the links between recovery and wellbeing:

Slade M, Oades L, Jarden A (Editors) (2017) Wellbeing, Recovery and mental health, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Treatment manual for positive psychotherapy for psychosis:

 Slade M, Brownell T, Rashid T, Schrank B (2017) Positive Psychotherapy for Psychosis, Hove: Routledge.

See also the papers from our WELLFOCUS Study 


Person-centred care planning:

Tondora J, Miller R, Slade M, Davidson L (2014) Partnering for Recovery in Mental Health: A Practical Guide to Person-Centered Planning. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.


An introduction to recovery in Italian:

Slade M (2011) Personal recovery: Teoria e pratica della guarigione personale, Rome: Il Pensiero Scientifico Editore.


A scholarly overview of the rationale and evidence for recovery, including 26 international case studies:

Slade M (2009) Personal recovery and mental illness: a guide for mental health professionals, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.