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    • CROs as activity settings: The impact of peer support and setting resource characteristics on member participation and sense of community 

      Vu, Chi C. (Wichita State University, 2014-05)
      Community-based mental health services such as consumer-run organizations (CROs) have been shown to yield positive community integration outcomes for individuals who actively participate in these services. However, CROs ...
    • Evaluating the impact of participation in consumer-run organizations 

      Shagott, Todd P.; Vu, Chi C.; Reinhart, Crystal; Hymer, Kimberly; Collins, Vicky; Wituk, Scott A.; Meissen, Gregory J. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2007-04-27)
      Consumer-run organizations (CROs) serve as drop-in and activity centers for adults diagnosed with mental illness. These nonprofit organizations, which are entirely run by consumers (people diagnosed with a severe and ...
    • Hand in hand: supporting the development of organizations run by people with severe and persistent mental illness 

      Vu, Chi C.; Shepherd, Matthew D.; Wituk, Scott A.; Meissen, Gregory J. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2006-04-28)
    • Member retention in consumer-run organizations 

      Dziadkowiec, Oliwier; Vu, Chi C.; Shagott, Todd P.; Reinhart, Crystal; Keele-Lien, Ashlee; Swink, Nathan; Meissen, Gregory J.; Wituk, Scott A.; Hymer, Kimberly; Banta, Adrienne (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2009-05-01)
      Consumer run-organizations (CROs) have been empowering and socially supportive settings chosen by mental health consumers as a complement or an alternative to traditional mental health services. According to previous ...
    • Organizational capacity needs of consumer-run organizations 

      Wituk, Scott A.; Vu, Chi C.; Brown, Louis D.; Meissen, Gregory J. (Springer New York LLC, 2008-05)
      Consumer-run organizations (CROs) are self-help oriented organizations that are run entirely by consumers (people who use or have used mental health services). The current study utilizes an organizational capacity framework ...
    • Science to service and service to science with Kansas consumer-run organizations 

      Reinhart, Crystal; Meissen, Gregory J.; Wituk, Scott A.; Shepherd, Matthew D.; Collins, Vicky; Shagott, Todd P.; Vu, Chi C. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2007-04-27)
      Consumer run organizations (CROs) are run by persons with severe and persistent mental illness and provide a place for those with mental illness to interact with others in the community. The Self-Help Network: Center for ...