Presentation on theme: "18 maart 2010 Dagbesteding en Arbeid GGZ inGeest Kwartiermaken sport “youth and youngsters”"— Presentation transcript:
18 maart 2010 Dagbesteding en Arbeid GGZ inGeest Kwartiermaken sport “youth and youngsters”
Project: “Youth and youngsters” Cooperation GGZinGeest with Arkin for Amsterdam Start end of 2008 Implementation by: Laurent van Wegen (Arkin) Karen Diemeer (GGZinGeest)
In the beginning… Research paper Marjoke Slagter 2006 Need young service users to participate in sports at a regular sportclub under youngsters with psychiatric background Motivated, but… negative symptoms hinder their goals Main core… Assistance in this process Gerry Metz fund request granted in 2008
Objective a minimum of 8 young individuals, between the age of 18 and 23, with a psychiatric background to participate in public sport activities.
Sportmentors Karin Diemeer: GGZinGeest Laurent van Wegen: Arkin Cover all parts of Amsterdam
Contact with different institutions - Ambulant team volwassenen -HVO Querido locatie DAC Linnaeushof -Mentrum poli jeugd Noord -Mentrum poli Keizersgracht -locatie Reigersbos (AMC demeren) -ROC Joke Smit / Back to school -ambulante poli Jeugd en Jongeren -HVO Querido -Impuls -Amsterdamse Vriendendienst -Bascule
Project working method Submit 1.Personal initial interview / conversation - Discuss needs, wishes, experiences - Discuss possible obstacles 2.Setup personal plan - Turn wishes/ideas in to goals 3.Implementation - Service user carrying out its goals - Coaching! - Keep in contact 4.Evaluation - discuss difficulties change goals when needed
Contact clients Contact by face to face mobile phone, text messages, email Supervise situation Assist when necessary or adjust the goal
service user is the director of their own plan / process own decisions with the support of Karin/Laurent establish responsibility and self-confidence most service users prefered indivual sports (swimming, fitness) process and plan are very personal time pat from few weeks to few months
Results Project finished after six months, in juli 2009 A total of 12 service users successfully reached their goal (8 were needed to make the project successful). After 1 year 9 service users still active in sports
Experiences Individual coaching is very important Trust and sense of security Right moment? Negative self image, and low energy level make it difficult to be assertive. Mood changes can play a role as well Financial aspects Good connections with treatment teams are crucial!
Continuation The project still exists, but in modulated form Connections medical treatments are stronger
Further information Karen Diemeer T (020) 788 6102 E firstname.lastname@example.org W email@example.com Laurent van Wegen T (020) 8913380 / 8913300 E firstname.lastname@example.org