Summer 2001: Feeling at Home in the Community – The Challenge Facing Consumer/Survivors
IN THIS ISSUE: Building a Society That Cares – Breaking Down the Barriers – Integration versus Segregation – The Role of Education.
Vol. 17, No. 2
In This Issue
Editorial: A Sense of Belonging
Building a Society that Cares
John McKnight talks about the ‘Careless Society.’ How do we build a society that cares?
Breaking Down the Barriers
The difficulties experienced by consumer survivors of being included in the community.
Including the Excluded
The characteristics common to those who help bring someone into the web of associational life.
Just what do we mean when we talk about community?
The Accepting Community
What has to be in place to make a community accepting of those with mental health issues?
Integration versus Segregation
Including the mentally ill in ‘well’ communities.