How Consumers Step Up to Design a Truly Recovery-based Mental Health System
Department of Psychiatry
Mental Health; Rehabilitation; Self-Help Groups; Health Care Coalitions; Health Policy; Mental Health Associations; Mental Health Services
Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry and Psychology
Advocates for a basic change in the mental health system that would ensure that every state and every community have reliable funding for consumer-run support and advocacy groups similar to the independent living centers for people with other disabilities.
Fisher, D. 2007. How consumers STEP UP to design a truly recovery-based system. National Council Magazine 3:30–31. Link to article on National Empowerment Center website
National Council Magazine
Fisher DB. (2007). How Consumers Step Up to Design a Truly Recovery-based Mental Health System. Implementation Science and Practice Advances Research Center Publications. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/psych_cmhsr/578