The RESEARCH ON ESTABLISHMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF THE MENTAL HEALTH CONSUMERS' SELF-HELP GROUPS
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A)
|Allocation Type||Single-year Grants|
|Research Institution||KOBE COLLEGE(1997)|
Momoyama Gakuin University(1994-1996)
IWATA Yasuo KOBE COLLEGE,LITERATURE DEPARTMENT,PROFESSOR, 文学部, 教授 (50213294)
|Project Period (FY)
1994 – 1997
Completed(Fiscal Year 1997)
|Budget Amount *help
¥11,200,000 (Direct Cost : ¥11,200,000)
Fiscal Year 1997 : ¥2,400,000 (Direct Cost : ¥2,400,000)
Fiscal Year 1996 : ¥3,000,000 (Direct Cost : ¥3,000,000)
Fiscal Year 1995 : ¥2,500,000 (Direct Cost : ¥2,500,000)
Fiscal Year 1994 : ¥3,300,000 (Direct Cost : ¥3,300,000)
|Keywords||SCHIZOPHRENIA / SELF-HELP GROUP / MENTAL HEALTH / EMPOWERMENT / MUTUAL-AID / PEER / ALTERNATIVES / SELF-HELP MOVEMENT / 患者会 / オルタナテイブ / 面接調査 / アルコール依存症 / 体験的な知識 / 権利の擁護 / 回復過程 / 調査 / セルフヘルプグループの支援 / オ-タナテイブ / 専門職の援助 / 援助のパラヂイム / グループ / 地域福祉|
We researched Self-Help Groups and their activities in the mental health in Japan This paper will be discribed the followings :
1. Review Researches
First, we research on review of Alternatives, Self-Help Groups, Self-Help Movement, Supporting Self-Help Groups, Informal Helping and Advocacy in Europe, USA and so on. And then, we published two translated books for member of Self-Help Groups and professionals of supporting Self-Help Groups.
2. Discussion of Researches Results
Second, we discused researches results on the mental health consumers' Self-help Groups in Japan, Especially, how to establish and manage of Self-Help Groups. We published the report of this researches, Especially, we found that Self-Help Groups in Japan didn't establish and didn't have the form of the getting group going, therefore can't carry out Self-Help and mutual aid.
A Manual of starting a group and keeping a group going
Finaly, we develop this researches. Then we make out an advice manual to help mental health consumers set up and run Self-Help Group. And then we report a manual to help professionals supporting Self-Help Groups in Japan.
Research Output (17results)