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高 雅郁

Eunice Ya-Yu KAO
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・Place of Birth: Taipei County (New Taipei City), Taiwan
・Current Status: Graduate Student,Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan (2017/04-)
http://www.r-gscefs.jp/en/
・Email:eunicegau@gmail.com

■Research Theme

Self-Advocacy of persons with intellectual disability, Independent living of disability, Easy-to-Read information

■Areas of Interest

Disability Studies, Social Welfare, Social Work

■Related Link

◇Eunice Ya-Yu Kao, Taiwan - Those who can pay have migrant care workers as assistants
https://www.independentliving.org/docs7/Eunice-Ya-Yu-Kao-Taiwan-assistants-are-migrant-workers.html

■Education

◇M.A. in Health and Welfare Policy, National Yang-Ming University(Taipei,Taiwan)(2013)
◇Exchange Student, Jyvaskyla University(Jyvaskyla, Finland)(2011/08-2012/05)
◇B.A. in Sociology, National Chengchi University(Taipei, Taiwan)(1999)

■Work Experience・Activities

◇2013/03-2017/03 Social Worker, Parents’ Association of Persons with Intellectual Disability, Taiwan(PAPID, Taiwan)(NPO)(Taipei,Taiwan)
◇2010/07-2011/07 Personal Assistant(Part-time), New Vitality Independent Living Association, Taipei(NPO) (Taipei,Taiwan)
◇2008/12-2009/02 Supporter in community for persons with intellectual disabilities (Part-time),Jewish Care Victoria(NPO)(Melbourne,Australia)
◇2005/01- current Volunteer, the Flying Wheelchair Program, Japan Social Welfare Kousaikai(Japan/Taiwan)
◇2004/03-2004/12 the 21st Trainee, Training program for Asian social workers, Japan National Council of Social Welfare (Tokyo/Ehime/Gunma, Japan)
◇1999/07-2008/04 Social Worker, The League of Welfare Organizations for the Disabled(NPO) (Taipei,Taiwan)

■Master Thesis

・Kao,E. Ya-Yu,2013,Independent Living for People with Disabilities: A Comparison of Services Provided by Personal Assistants, Live-in Migrant Care Workers, and Homecare Workers. Taipei: Institute of Health and Welfare Policy, National Yang-Ming University.

■Journals, Magazines

・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2020, "Self-Advocacy of People with Intellectual Disabilities in Taiwan: Collaboration with Japan and Challenges over Easy-Read Information,"Research Highlights, Research Center for Ars Vivendi, Ritsumeikan University (in English)
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2018, “The Connections across History and Politics Boundary through Disability Studies: Participating in the Conference on Multi-Disciplinary Research of Disability Policy in China,” Research Highlights, Research Center for Ars Vivendi, Ritsumeikan University (in English)
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2015,“The development of Self-Advocacy in Taiwan,” Inclusion Japan, 7(713):14-15. (in Japanese)
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2014,“What is ‘Independent’? - The example of Disability Welfare in Taiwan,” Monthly Welfare, 9(14):15-17. (in Japanese)

■Presentations

【2020】
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2020, "Difficulties in making information to persons with intellectual disabilities," the 17th Annual Conference of Japan Society for Disability Studies, online conference, Japan, September 19,2020.(Web-presentation, in Japanese)

【2019】
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2019, "A focus on the process of making the Japanese CRPD in an easy-to-read version," the 16th Annual Conference of Japan Society for Disability Studies, Kyoto City, Japan, September 7,2019.(Poster, in Japanese)
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2019, "A comparison of the process of producing an 'Easy Read CRPD' in Japan and Taiwan", 2019 East Asia Disability Studies Forum(EDSF), Taipei, Taiwan,October 11-13, 2019.(Poster, in English)

【2018】
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2018, "The foundation of self-determination: a case study on the making process of CRPD in a Tradtional Chinese Easy-to-Read version," the 15th Annual Conference of Japan Society for Disability Studies, Hamamatsu City, Japan, Novenber 17-18,2018.(Poster, in Japanese)
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2018, "The progress of self-advocacy in Taiwan as seen from discussions of leisure activity by people with an intellectual disability", 2018 East Asia Disability Studies Forum(EDSF), Taipei, Taiwan,October 5-7, 2018.(Poster, in English)
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2018,“From a Case in Japan to Discuss the Possibility of Setting a Special Subsidiary Company in University in Taiwan,” the 9th Conference of Services for persons with intellectual disabilities between Hong Kong, Taiwan, China, and Macau,Taipei,Taiwan, May 21-23, 2018. (in Mandarin)
・Lee, Wan-Ping, Yi-Chun Chen, Yu-Cheng Tseng, Hsiu-Chen Chang, Eunice Ya-Yu Kao & Hui-Fang Lin, 2018,“The Change which starts form Self-expression: the process of persons with intellectual disability who participate in the self-advocate service,” the 9th Conference of Services for persons with intellectual disabilities between Hong Kong, Taiwan, China, and Macau, Taipei, Taiwan, May 21-23, 2018. (in Mandarin)
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2018,“After the Review Meeting of the ROC’s Initial Report under the Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities,” the 11th seminar on “Disability & Society”, Kyoto, Japan, May 18, 2018. (in Japanese)

【2017】
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu,2017,“An Understandable Information for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities in Taiwan,”Conference on Multi-Disciplinary Research of Disability Policy in China,Wuhan, China, December 16-17, 2017.(in Mandarin)
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2017,“Become a Self-Advocate: a case in Taiwan,” 2017 East Asia Disability Studies Forum(EDSF), Asan, South Korea,October 24-27, 2017.(Poster, in English)
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu and Hui-Fang Lin, 2017,“The new direction of social work profession: under the self-advocacy trend,” 2017 Asian conference on Social Work Education,Taipei, Taiwan, June 1-2, 2017. (in Mandarin)

【2016】
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu and Lin, Hui-Fang, 2016,“ The Development of Self-Advocacy for Persons with Intellectual Challengers in Taiwan,” the 8th Conference of Services for persons with intellectual disabilities between Hong Kong, Taiwan, China, and Macau,Macau,May 18-20,2016.(in Mandarin)

【2015】
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu and Lin, Hui-Fang, 2015,“The Development and Support for Self-Advocacy of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities,” 2015 Taiwan Social Welfare Conference, Taipei, Taiwan, May 15-16, 2015.(in Mandarin)
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu and Lin, Hui-Fang, 2015,“Self-Advocacy of Persons with Intellectual Challengers: The Development in Taiwan,”22nd AFID Conference, Colombo, Sri Lanka, October 4-7,2015. (in English)

【2014】
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2014,“Independent Living for People with Disabilities: A Comparison of Services Provided by Personal Assistants, Live-in Migrant Care Workers, and Homecare Workers,” 2014 Taiwan Social Welfare Conference,Chiayi, Taiwan, May 23-24, 2014.(in Mandarin)
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2014,“What is ‘Independent’? -The example of Social Welfare in Taiwan,”6th Seminar for Asian Social Welfare,Tokyo,Japan,September 3-5,2014.(in Japanese)

【2011】
・Kao, E. Ya-Yu, 2011, “Who Really Support Me to Live Independently? - A Comparison of Services Provided by Homecare Workers, Migrant Care Workers and Personal Assistants: Users’ Perspectives,” NNDR 11th Research Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland, May 27-28,2011. (in English)


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