The Temple University Collaborative's "Collab Chats" is a podcast series focused that introduces listeners to our research and its goal of increasing opportunities for individuals with mental illnesses to live and participate in the community. This podcast features work from the Temple University Collaborative as well as research from other NIDILRR funded Rehabilitation Research and Training Centers. The Temple University Collaborative on Community Inclusion for Individuals with Psychiatric Disabilities, a research and training center located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, is dedicated to the full and meaningful participation of individuals with serious mental illnesses. Funded by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR), the content of these podcasts does not constitute its endorsement or recommendation by the US Federal Government, HHS, the ACL, or NIDILRR.
Episode 9 - Young Professional Peer Support with Kate Fox and Aliki Koumenis
Episode 8: "Amplifying the Voices of Students with Mental Health Issues" with Lindsay Metzker
In Collab Chats Episode 8, Kyra Baker talks with Lindsay Metzker about the development of “From You, I Get the Story: Amplifying the Voices of Students with Mental Health Issues on College Campuses.” This document brings more than 50 student voices to the forefront to help college faculty, administrators, and staff better understand and serve students with significant mental health issues.
Episode 1 Dr. Mark Salzer
In September of 2018, we sat down with Dr. Mark Salzer, founder and director of the Temple University Collaborative on Community Inclusion to talk about community inclusion for individuals with serious mental illnesses, the center's work, and the future of community inclusion. To learn more, or read the full transcription of the podcast visit www.tucollaborative.org. Music provided by Fredji (https://soundcloud.com/fredjimusic/fredji-happy-life-original-mix).
Episode 2 Dr Judith Cook
In March of 2019, we sat down with Dr. Judith Cook, Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Director of the Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy, to talk about one of her recent publications, "Mental Health Self-Directed Care Financing: Efficacy in Improving Outcomes and Controlling Costs for Adults with Serious Mental Illness." To learn more, or read the full transcription of the podcast visit www.tucollaborative.org
Episode 3 Dr. Gretchen Snethen and Brandon Snead
Dr. Gretchen Snethen and Mr. Brandon Snead discuss a recent bike program they conducted. The Temple University Collaborative recently led four bike pilot programs for consumers of mental healthcare services in Philadelphia. Providers, consumers, bikeshare representatives, and bike advocacy groups worked with us to develop and run groups. Everyone seemed as excited as us throughout the process
Episode 4 Supported Education with Kyra Baker
In this podcast, Collab member Kyra Baker and intern Tiger Russel-Yeh talk about navigating college while living with serious mental illnesses. They also discuss Kyra's experiences working as a Supported Education Specialist in the Collaborative's Campus-Oriented Supported Education Study, and some tips for helping students succeed in their educational endeavors!