Ending Human Rights Violations in the Mental Health System

Institute at the Alternatives Conference 2012 I was standing behind our exhibit table at the Alternatives 2012 Conference. The room was filled with small groups of people, walking along, chatting with each other, stopping to inquire about an exhibit. In the midst of...
Second Chances: Ensuring Meaningful and Successful Community Reentry Through WRAP

Second Chances: Ensuring Meaningful and Successful Community Reentry Through WRAP

Sometimes life gives you a second chance, and you must choose wisely what you do with it. But one in three adults in the United States has a criminal record, as do millions of people around the world. This record limits their access to education, jobs, housing, and...

The WRAP Story

The WRAP Story Home / Search / Criminal Justice System / Origins of WRAP The Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) was developed in 1997. Several dozen individuals who had experienced serious mental illnesses and were working hard to feel better and get on with their...