STARS-C: Starting from the bottom: Using Participatory Action Research to re-imagine local mental health services in Colombia
This research partnership, informed by co-production principles, aims to establish dialogue between community actors and health service representatives to increase access and the quality of provision to improve mental health and wellbeing in Colombian communities heavily affected by poverty and armed conflict.
Project team: Dr Rochelle Burgess (UCL), Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch (LSE), Dr Dario Maldonado Carrizosa, Maria Cecilia Dedios Sanguineti, Diego Lucumí Cuesta, Nubia Chacón, Diego Ferney Tovar.
Funding: ESRC/RCUK and Minciencias (Ministry for Science, Colombia)
Duration: 1 February 2021 to 1 June 2023
Find out more on the STARS-C website here.