'PCP' is one of the latest Empowerment 'buzz' term proliferating in meetings, conferences and numerous periodicals. Is it simply the new millennial Empowerment fad? Is 'P-CP' just a tangient concept to give the perception of individuality?
We are hearing about it in the education arena, especially for Students in Transition with or without Learning Disabilities.
Companies have used a form of 'Person-Centered Planning' in Customer Service and are tailoring it to their Customer Care and other business models. Employers who are evolving their workforce, rely on Person-Centered Planning with Integration and Accommodations.
Physicians,Therapists, Psychologists, Rehabilitators and Counselors have always considered 'PCP' in the care and treatment of their Patients, in particular, for those with Mental Health, Geriatric and life-long conditions.
Governments, Boards and Commissions are establishing Task Forces; are mandating this Social Care; and are funding 'Person-Centered Planning'. Additionally, Legislators and Policymakers are calling for swift promulgation with protracted monitoring of 'P-CP' implementation.
Agencies and organizations working with people who have Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities have a history of incorporating Person-Centered Planning techniques.
Self-Advocates and Stakeholders are lauding the benefits of Person-Centered Planning.
So, what exactly is 'Person-Centered Planning'?
How effective is 'Person-Centered Planning'?
How is 'Person-Centered Planning' established as an Evidence-Based Practice?
Is 'Person-Centered Planning' ushering in world-wide Public Service Reform?
Is 'Person-Centered Planning' the Self-Direction I need?
How do I Advocate for 'Person-Centered Planning' for Myself?
If you are focusing on any aspect of the Independence, Self-Determination, Inclusion, Productivity and Integration of people, resources, supports or services, Person-Centered Planning may be the perspective, tool and model approach for you.
The Person-Centered Planning Education Site
What is person-centered planning? We're glad you asked! Person-centered planning is a process-oriented approach to empowering people with disability labels.
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Person-Centered Planning: A Tool for Transition. The expression, “It takes a village to raise a child,” is never more true than when talking about a child with a ...
In January 2008, a circular went out to local authorities from the Department Health (DH). This set out information to support the transformation of social care, as outlined in the Health White Paper, 'Our Health, Our Care, Our Say: A new direction for community services' in 2006. It describes the vision for development of a personalised approach to the delivery of adult social care. 'Putting People First’, published by the DH in December 2007. This document is the concordat with the Local Government Association (LGA), the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS), the NHS and others. Information about our services and programmes of work ... and legislation · The transformation of adult social care;and advice - London Borough of Islington; Self directed support and ...
INTRODUCTION The 1992 amendments to the Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Services Act (Lanterman Act) require a person-centered approach to Individual ...
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- How the Putting People First programme has put choice in service
- Person-Centered Planning - Old Dominion University
- Person-Centered Planning: Maps and Paths to the Future. by Howard Garner and Lise Dietz
- About - Think Local Act Personal
- Funding adult social care in England
Course Catalog Here is the current slate of offerings from the Person-Centered Planning Education Site. Each has been designed to introduce the user ...
A Manual for Person-Centered Planning Facilitators Angela Novak Amado, Ph.D. and Marijo McBride, M.Ed. Institute on Community Integration UAP University of Minnesota ...
Person Centered Planning - PACER Center - Assistance for ...
Person Centered Planning. A person centered plan can help those involved with the focus person see the total person, recognize his or her desires and interests, and ...