Lived Experience Research Network

Service User Research Involvement & Leadership in the United States

Welcome to the Lived Experience Research Network (LERN)

The Lived Experience Research Network (LERN) was a funded service user involvement and leadership project that operated between 2013 and 2014.  While no longer an active project, select LERN products and papers are archived here.

Former Directors, Staff and Organizers include:

  • Beckie Child ABD PhD
  • Nev Jones PhD
  • Laysha Ostrow PhD
  • Casadi ‘Khaki’ Marino ABD PhD
  • Timothy Kelly ABD PhD
  • Vanessa Krasinski
  • Stephania Hayes