Putting it into Practice

Title: Diversity and inclusion: What’s it about and why is it important for public involvement in research?
Author: INVOLVE
Date Published: 2012
Reference: INVOLVE, Eastleigh
Are service users or carers authors: Yes

Abstract:

This paper is about diversity and inclusion for active public involvement in research. The paper highlights why it is important to think about including the perspectives of a wide range of people and groups in research, the main barriers to involving them and how these barriers can be overcome. A number of real world examples are used to illustrate the issues raised.

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researchers
mental health survivors
children and young people
older people
people with learning difficulties
general principles of good practice
guidance/guidelines
lessons from direct experience of involvement
involving seldom heard groups
General guidance on involving the public in research

Date Entered: 2012/11/01

Date Edited: 2012/12/11

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