The Temple University Collaborative on Community Inclusion of Individuals with Psychiatric Disabilities is a Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research to conduct state-of-the-art research and knowledge translation activities to improve opportunities for community inclusion of people with psychiatric disabilities.

Directed by Mark Salzer, Ph.D. Professor and Chair of Temple University¬ís Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Temple University Collaborative seeks to: 

  • target obstacles that prevent people with psychiatric disabilities from fully participating in their communities;
  • develop the services and supports consumers and communities need to promote full integration into all aspects of community life; and
  • expand the range of opportunities for people who have psychiatric disabilities to participate in their communities as active, equal members.
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