University's Person Centered Planning Education Site - On this
site, you will find an overview of the person-centered planning
process, a self-study course covering the basic processes involved, a
quiz section to help you focus on areas you may need to cover more
thoroughly, a compendium of readings and activities for you to use on
your own, and various links and downloadable resources.
MI Disabled Take Steps to Success:
Wayne Plan Offers Startup Loans for Small Businesses - Twenty
Wayne County residents with disabilities are enjoying life as
entrepreneurs, thanks to a revolving loan program for microenterprises
administered by Services to Enhance Potential (STEP) of Wayne County.
The National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET)
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 disability. Young people with
disabilities need a support system that recognizes their individual
strengths, interests, fears, and dreams and allows them to take charge
of their future. Parents, teachers, family members, and friends in the
community who offer informal guidance, support, and love can create
the “village” for every child.
Designing Personalized Learning for Every Student:
Assessment (ABA) Inventory and Other Forms - Today's students
are more diverse than ever before—in cultural backgrounds, learning
styles and interests, social and economic classes, and abilities and
disabilities. How can schools accommodate these differences while also
dealing with other demands for change, from the push for tougher
standards to the call for more discipline in the classroom? This book
offers answers—and challenges schools to reinvent themselves as more
flexible, creative learning communities that include and are
responsive to a full range of human diversity.
Works - Independent facilitators and teachers in
person-centered planning, self-determination and community living.
Working towards communities in which each individual is cherished.
Easter Seals of Michigan:
What is Person Centered Planning? - Person Centered Planning
was put forth as a concept as a result of the Michigan Mental Health
Code, Act No. 290, Public Acts of 1995. Person Centered Planning means
that a client's opinions, preferences and values will direct treatment
services. Our professional staff will assist you in this process as
well as advise you of the supports and services that can assist your
Person Centered Planning
(PCP) - Last year Michigan students won a huge victory when
they sued the state to extend the comment period. Their winning
argument was they were stakeholders in the rules process and deserved
reasonable time to prepare and participate. Their winning slogan was
“Nothing about me without me.” They opened all of our eyes and
completely changed the focus of the rules.