What is Person Centered Planning?

June 2, 2021

Person-centered planning helps people talk about their dreams and goals. It helps you think about what a good life means for you. Here are resources from training facilitated by Ruthie Beckwith from Tennessee in collaboration with Green Mountain Self-Advocates.

Part 1: What is Person-Centered Planning?

Session 1 – What is Person-Centered Planning?

Session 2 – How to Build a Lasting Support Circle

Session 3 – Getting Involved in Your Community

Session 4 – Reaching Your Dreams and Vision

Session 5 – Getting Ready To lead Your Meeting

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  • Homework is to make a list of people to invite to your person-centered planning meeting. Think about your dreams and goals. Pick people you know who will be excited to help you reach your dreams.

Session 6 – Make a Plan and Own Your Plan

Session 7 – Getting People to Help You Reach Your Dreams

Session 8 – Don’t Wait for Another Service Meeting

Session 9 – What is a Peer Mentor

Session 10 – Helping People Talk About Their Dreams and Goals

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  • Click here to review a recording of this training

      Homework: Draw or write your own perfect week.

  1. Click here to get a handout to fill out on your computer.
  2. Click here to print a handout to draw or write on.

Session 11 – Helping People Get Ready for their Meeting

Session 12 – Helping People at their Meeting

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