Research in Asia

Research Projects

Chinese Youth Substance Use & Behavioral Health (CYS): A Feasibility Study, Adaptation, and Pilot Test of keepin' it REAL in China

Location: Asia

GCAHR is collaborating with academic partners at Tianjin Normal University, Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics, Renmin University of China, and Northwest University for Nationalities on multiple projects that, together, will lead to the… more

CSWE China Collaborative Initiative

Location: Asia

As part of the China Collaborative Initiative launched by the Council of Social Work Education (CSWE) in the U.S. in collaboration with the China Association of Social Work Education (CASWE),  seven U.S. universities were matched with seven regions in… more

Barriers and Resources for People with Severe Mental Illness (SMI) in South Korea

Location: Asia

In collaboration with an advocacy group for people with severe mental illness (SMI) in South Korea, this project investigates the consequences of their involuntary hospitalization and changing policies and practices.

Taiwan/China Heroin Recovery Project 

Location: Asia

In partnership with the University of Nevada Las Vegas and Bali Psychiatric Center, Taipei, Taiwan, this project aims at gathering information about the recovery process and associate experiences of Chinese heroin addicts in recovery in Taiwan and in… more