Chickens, roads and recovery in mental health: Part I

White, Stephen (2008) Chickens, roads and recovery in mental health: Part I. Planet 401: The Newsletter of the Centre 401 Trust . pp. 6-7.

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This is the first part of a series of contibutions written for Planet 401, the newsletter of Centre 401, a consumer-run Mental Health Service in Hamilton, New Zealand. Using the joke question "Why did the chicken cross the road" the the recovery journey is discussed through an exploration of the 'role' of the consumer/tangata whai ora as 'the chicken', and the 'road' being analogous of the recovery journey itself, with its incumbent barriers, dangers and opportunities.

Item Type:Journal article
Keywords that describe the item:mental health; recovery; consumers/tangata whai ora
Subjects:H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions:Schools > School of Social Development
ID Code:606
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Deposited On:11 Feb 2010 22:30
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