Nora Jacobson

Summary

Affiliation: Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Defining recovery: an interactionist analysis of mental health policy development, Wisconsin 1996-1999
    Nora Jacobson
    Centre for Addition and Mental Health, 33 Russell St, 3rd Floor Tower, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2S1, Canada
    Qual Health Res 13:378-93. 2003
  2. pmc A taxonomy of dignity: a grounded theory study
    Nora Jacobson
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 9:3. 2009
  3. doi request reprint An urban geography of dignity
    Nora Jacobson
    University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 2S1
    Health Place 15:695-701. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Dignity and health: a review
    Nora Jacobson
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 64:292-302. 2007
  5. pmc Consulting as a strategy for knowledge transfer
    Nora Jacobson
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell St, Toronto, ON M5S 2S1, Canada
    Milbank Q 83:299-321. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Guided reflection: a participatory evaluation and planning process to promote recovery in mental health services agencies
    Nora Jacobson
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 27:69-71. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Dignity violation in health care
    Nora Jacobson
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and Department of Psychiatry, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Health Res 19:1536-47. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Linkage and exchange at the organizational level: a model of collaboration between research and policy
    Paula Goering
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 8:14-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Inspiring knowledge mobilization through a communications policy: the case of a community university research alliance
    Nora Jacobson
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Prog Community Health Partnersh 1:99-104. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Developing theory from complexity: reflections on a collaborative mixed method participatory action research study
    Anne Westhues
    Wilfrid Laurier University, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Health Res 18:701-17. 2008

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Defining recovery: an interactionist analysis of mental health policy development, Wisconsin 1996-1999
    Nora Jacobson
    Centre for Addition and Mental Health, 33 Russell St, 3rd Floor Tower, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2S1, Canada
    Qual Health Res 13:378-93. 2003
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  2. pmc A taxonomy of dignity: a grounded theory study
    Nora Jacobson
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 9:3. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION: The taxonomy has several implications for work in health and human rights. It suggests a map to possible points of intervention and provides a language in which to talk about dignity...
  3. doi request reprint An urban geography of dignity
    Nora Jacobson
    University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 2S1
    Health Place 15:695-701. 2009
    ..Finally, we posit that social and spatial processes of dignity violation and promotion constitute mechanisms through which the city affects mental and physical health...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dignity and health: a review
    Nora Jacobson
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 64:292-302. 2007
    ....
  5. pmc Consulting as a strategy for knowledge transfer
    Nora Jacobson
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell St, Toronto, ON M5S 2S1, Canada
    Milbank Q 83:299-321. 2005
    ..Finally, the article explores how knowledge is generated in consulting and identifies several classes of factors facilitating its use by decision makers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Guided reflection: a participatory evaluation and planning process to promote recovery in mental health services agencies
    Nora Jacobson
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 27:69-71. 2003
    ..The process revolves around structured small group discussions, identification of agency strengths and weaknesses, and the formation of an agency "recovery action team" to set priorities and plan for change...
  7. doi request reprint Dignity violation in health care
    Nora Jacobson
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and Department of Psychiatry, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Health Res 19:1536-47. 2009
    ..These findings suggest several interventions that might mitigate dignity violation in health care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Linkage and exchange at the organizational level: a model of collaboration between research and policy
    Paula Goering
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 8:14-9. 2003
    ..We conclude that while such initiatives enhance the relevance of research in the policy development process, they also present challenges that must be recognized and managed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Inspiring knowledge mobilization through a communications policy: the case of a community university research alliance
    Nora Jacobson
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Prog Community Health Partnersh 1:99-104. 2007
    ..It describes the development and key features of the policy, focusing on the broad issues of principles, authorship and acknowledgment, and planning and procedures...
  10. doi request reprint Developing theory from complexity: reflections on a collaborative mixed method participatory action research study
    Anne Westhues
    Wilfrid Laurier University, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Health Res 18:701-17. 2008
    ..We also summarize factors that hold promise for increasing productivity when managing complex research projects...
  11. ncbi request reprint Recovery in community: using participatory action research to explore recovery with alternatives
    Nora Jacobson
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON
    Can J Commun Ment Health 24:85-97. 2005
    ..This paper describes the context, conduct, and findings of a participatory action research project designed to explore recovery in Alternatives, an organization in Toronto providing mental health services...
  12. ncbi request reprint Development of a framework for knowledge translation: understanding user context
    Nora Jacobson
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 8:94-9. 2003
    ..To develop a framework that researchers and other knowledge disseminators who are embarking on knowledge translation can use to increase their familiarity with the intended user groups...
  13. doi request reprint Recovery through the Lens of Cultural Diversity
    Nora Jacobson
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 35:333-5. 2012
    ..This Brief Report is based on a project entitled Recovery through the Lens of Cultural Diversity that sought to develop an enhanced model of recovery that accounts for culture...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Recovery in mental health policy and practice: an implementation primer]
    Nora Jacobson
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario
    Sante Ment Que 32:245-64. 2007
    ..Finally, it raises some of the hard questions about meaning and power that must be addressed during the implementation process...
  15. pmc What do peer support workers do? A job description
    Nora Jacobson
    Centre for Research on Employment and Workplace Health, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 455 Spadina Avenue, Suite 300, Toronto M5S 2G8, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:205. 2012
    ..This article uses data gathered as part of a participatory evaluation of a peer support program at a psychiatric tertiary care facility to specify the work that peers do...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ethical review of interpretive research: problems and solutions
    Nora Jacobson
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    IRB 29:1-8. 2007