Getting wrecked to recover from something such as a breakup, death, job loss etc etc.
You recover by getting hammered and binging on booze and drugs.
nitro: when my mrs left me, I went on a 2 month wreckovery
The economically debilitating effects of so-called 2009 US Economic "Recovery" Act and similar legislation
The worsening economy and rising debt show that the government-sponsored wreckovery is well underway