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What are the goals of consumer direction? Does mental illness affect consumer direction of community-based care? This presentation addresses these and other tough questions faced in planning and implementing participant-directed programs. Information on consumer assessments, representatives, and common sense approaches and intervention are discussed, as well as additional tools and resources.
Populations:Psychiatric Disabilities/Mental Illness
Programs/Initiatives:Cash and Counseling
MH diagnosis; mental health diagnosis; competency; capacity; counseling
National Resource Center for Participant-Directed Services
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/52670