Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Invitation to Seminar “Transition from institutional to recovery oriented community care: challenges throughout Europe”


“Transition from institutional to Recovery-Oriented Community Care:Challenges Throughout Europe”


Welcome by Prof. Katalin Tausz, Dean and Dr. Zsolt Bugarszki  ELTE University, Faculty of Social Sciences

Dr. Jan Pfeiffer (Chair for the European Expert Group on Transition from Institutional to Community Care) - Developments in Eastern Europe with regard to transition from Institutional to Community Care
Dr Jean-Pierre Wilken (Professor of Participation, Care and Support HU Utrecht University of Applied Sciences; founder of CARe Europe) - Developments in Western Europe with regard to transition from traditional to recovery oriented care
  • 10.30-11.00 Coffee break
  • 11.00-13.00 Workshops

Parallel session 1.1  Venue: Room 6.53

Chairperson: Gabor Gombos

Advocacy and Human Rights
Tamas VerdesStefánia Kapronczay, the Hungarian Civil Liberties Union (HCLU) and Dorottya KarsayMental Disability Advocacy Center (MDAC), – The role and practice of independent monitoring mechanisms in promoting the right to live in the community: evolving human rights standards and practice on the ground.
Andrea Spitálszky /Mental Disability Advocacy Center (MDAC), Hungary - Human rights issues: the Stanev v. Bulgaria case: the importance of the right to live in the community.

Mental Health Policy
Armen Soghoyan (Armenia) - Mental Health Policy for the Republic of Armenia.
Social Inclusion
Ágnes Fazekas (Hungary) -  ExchangeAbility Ambassadors’, an initiative to promote participation of disabled students in higher education
Katona Vanda (Hungary) -  From institutional care to community care. Education of social professionals.

Parallel session 1.2  Venue: Room 6.87

Recovery and community mental health
Suzana Oreški (Slovenia) - The Recovery Paradigm in Practice. How to carry out a recovery approach in Slovenia?

Jose Buitendijk (Netherlands) - From Institutional care to independent housing: wishes of former homeless clients regarding housing.
Vesna Švab (Slovenia)  - Development of Community Psychiatry in Slovenia.

Toon van MeelFrans WithagenJosé Buitendijk (Netherlands) -  Measuring Fidelity and Quality of CARe.
  • 13.00-14.00 Snack lunch
  • 14.00-15.00 Plenary session
Prof. Dr. Robert van Voren (Chief Executive of Global Initiative on Psychiatry) Current and future developments

Dirk den Hollander (Head of CARe Training RINO Group Netherlands; Founder of CARe Europe) Headlines of the CARe methodology
  • 15.00-15.30 Coffee Break
  • 15.30-17.00 Workshops

Parallel session 2.1  Venue: Room 6.53

Consumer perspectives
Annelies Hoefsloot and Martine Ganzevles (Netherlands) - Connecting perspectives of users and professionals.Experiences in USA and the Netherlands
Gabor Gombos (Hungary) - Experiences of the consumer movement in Eastern Europe

Parallel session 2.2  Venue: Room 6.87

Training and development
Nino Agdgomelashvili (Georgia) - A new approach in community mental health in Georgia. A cooperation between the Government, GIP and UNDP will lead to a basically new approach in community mental health, guided by training professionals in the approach of rehabilitation and recovery, an example of a comprehensive approach on community mental health.
David Blazey (UK) - Over and Above. Improving social inclusion, rehabilitation and recovery in South London
  • 17.00 Plenary closure

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