Environmental Supports and Barriers


Primarily reviewing the results of the Temple University Collaborative’s cutting-edge research into the environmental barriers to community inclusion faced by those with psychiatric disabilities, with recommendations for improved attention to environmental issues.



What are Environments? (Part 1 of 2)

We sat down with Eugene Brusilovskiy to talk about a concept known as environments in research. In part 1 Eugene will introduce himself and then talk about what environments are.

What are Environments? Part 2 of 2

In part 2, Eugene discusses his work looking at the built and social environment of individuals with psychiatric disabilities. His first study compared neighborhoods of adults with serious mental illnesses to those of the general population, while the second study looked at access and availability of community resources for individuals with serious mental illnesses specifically in Philadelphia, PA.