Journal article

How can research practice promote young people's recovery from mental illness? A critical look at the Australian context.

C HENSE, K McFerran, E Killackey, P McGorry

Youth Voice Journal | IARS | Published : 2015


This paper addresses the degree of congruence between recovery principles and research practices in a leading Australian youth mental health research centre. Investigators address the responsibility of research systems in promoting social change, through a critical perspective of the ways in which research practices support or stifle recovery philosophy. Method: A Critical Interpretive Synthesis was undertaken with a sample of research studies from the largest youth mental health centre in Australia. Analysis involved a critical interpretation of the data for meaning, context and philosophical influences. Results: Results revealed that despite an increasing number of studies addressing recov..

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