In just a few short days I will be leaving Madison and be traveling to Obihiro Japan to visit with different mental health treatment providers. Our trip guide, Jo Oyama Miller, just sent out a tentative schedule for our visit. We also have a final list of who will be making this trip.
Ed Erwin – Peer Specialist, Karen Milstein – Peer Specialist at Blacksmith House CSP, Michael Bahl – Blacksmith House CSP Case Manger, Jessica Ecker – Journey Mental Health Center
5/5– Madison delegation arrives in Obihiro. Visit OE Hospital and part of their new ACT team.
5/6 – OE Hospital site visit at their Clinic with Kazu. Welcome party, meet and great with other people from previous trips to Madison.
5/7 – Chrysalis Executive Director, Dani, arrives in Obihiro. Presentation on Individual Supported Employment services to Mr. Sanuki and Mr. Hiwatari.
5/8 – Visit Mr. Hiwatari and his hospital.
5/9– Spend the day with the new ACT team at the new clinic with Kazu. Visit many different work programs and work sites.
5/10 – OE hospital staff will take group to Miyajima Farms.
5/12- Tokyo, meeting with the National Health Institution at both the outpatient clinic as well as with Dr. Ito.