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Person Centered Planning – What it Means for Parents

Everyone, including individuals with developmental disabilities and their families, have hopes and dreams about making their lives productive and satisfying.

In this training for parents, you will learn about what makes the person-centered planning approach different from traditional planning. You’ll learn the significance of distinguishing between what is important to an individual and what is important for the individual, as well as the importance of promoting the active involvement of those receiving services in identifying their strengths, desires and needs.

Through interactive activities, personalized planning strategies, and descriptive examples, you will learn about defining short and long-term personal goals with measurable outcomes assignment of responsibility for different tasks and action steps to different members of the team including the individual, family members, natural supporters and service providers.

Call 213.252.4976 for more information regarding registration

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Lanterman Regional Center
3303 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90010

Due to security reasons, access to the building requires that all visitors carry a picture ID.

Parking: Available in the parking structure behind Lanterman on Berendo Avenue. Parking tickets will not be validated. Parking fees are $6.50 prior to 10 a.m. entry, otherwise the rate is $2 for every 15 minutes with a maximum rate of $16 for all day parking. Parking afer 5 p.m. is $5. There is metered parking on the street. Watch street signs. Lanterman is 2 blocks west of the Metro Red Line Wilshire/Vermont Station.