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June 23, 2017
South Korea - Deinstitutionalization
It is a time of hope and change in South Korea, with renewed national leadership and strong advocacy to move away from institutional models. Led by Dr. Sook Kyung Park and her colleagues, Dr. Conroy was invited to speak at the National Assembly on June 1. His writings and PowerPoint were translated and published in book form for the event, and the draft translated instrument package is here.
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June 23, 2017
Outcomes of Leaving Sheltered Workshops
COA is committed to ask and answer the question "Are people better off after they leave sheltered workshops?" We've designed a research agenda toward that end, and are now seeking partners and funding to do the national level study that is needed
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May 7, 2013
How Big Should Group Homes Be? Latest Research Now Available
COA's recent summary of research on this crucial question is downloadable as a PowerPoint here: http://tinyurl.com/bwoasqs
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