Mapping social identity change in online networks of addiction recovery

Mapping social identity change in online networks of addiction recovery

David Best, Ana-Maria Bliuc, Muhammad Iqbal, Katie Upton & Steve Hodgkins, 2017

Posted in: Recovery Research & Outcomes
Sustainable addiction recovery is determined in part by how social and community resources can be mobilized to support long-term identity change. Given the current growth in technology, we ask what the role of online social interactions is in supporting long-term identity change for people in recovery.