by patricia.deegan on Sunday, December 12, 2010 - 4:43pm
Today we are releasing the third of five parts of the film, The Politics of Memory. Part 3 is titled, "Aktion T4 and the Mass Murder of People with Disabilities". It runs ~9 minutes and tells the...
by patricia.deegan on Wednesday, December 8, 2010 - 2:42pm
Thanks to everyone who voted for us in the Ashoka Changemakers contest titled Patients, Choices, Empowerment. We did not collect enough votes to win a spot in the top 3. Three other great innovators...
by patricia.deegan on Monday, December 6, 2010 - 7:17pm
Today we are releasing the second of five parts of the film, The Politics of Memory. Part 2 is titled, "The Voice of the Oppressed". It runs ~14 minutes. I hope you enjoy it. Some of you may...
by patricia.deegan on Friday, December 3, 2010 - 2:37pm
We would like to thank the hundreds of people who voted for CommonGround over the past 2 weeks.  As you know, CommonGround was selected by a panel of judges as one of 10 finalists in a worldwide...
by patricia.deegan on Wednesday, December 1, 2010 - 7:07pm
The Crossroads Peer Center in Chester PA encourages all members to use the CommonGround web application. People bring their CommonGround Health Report to the medication appointment with the...
by patricia.deegan on Monday, November 29, 2010 - 5:05pm
Today we are releasing the first of five parts of the film, The Politics of Memory. Part 1 is titled, "Why a Politics of Memory for People With Disabilities?" It runs ~14 minutes. I hope you enjoy it...
by patricia.deegan on Sunday, November 28, 2010 - 12:12pm
When I was still a teenager, I was admitted for a second time to a psychiatric institution. Although it was the same unit, with the same staff who had been there during my first admission, there...
by patricia.deegan on Monday, November 22, 2010 - 3:30pm
Here is a 15-minute documentary about state hospital cemetery restoration. It's called, From Numbers to Names. I worked with Bestor Cram and Laurie Block to document a group of ex-patients who...
by patricia.deegan on Thursday, November 18, 2010 - 2:27pm
We're excited to announce that CommonGround has been selected as a Top 10 finalist in the Patients | Choices | Empowerment competition with Ashoka's Changemakers! The competition is about answering...
by patricia.deegan on Thursday, November 11, 2010 - 12:36am
This week we have had the privilege of training six employees of Telecare Corporation to lead the implementation of CommonGround at 3 sites in California and Oregon.  Our CommonGround trainees (...
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