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Course 1: Introduction to Person-Centered Planning

Suggested Readings

Books and Articles

Kendrick, M. The Empowering Value of Life Giving Assumptions About People
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Kendrick, M. Levels of Empowerment, Planet Advocacy, Issue Number 7, March 2004, pp 6-7.
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Kendrick, Michael J., "Some Predictable Cautions Concerning The Over-reliance and Overemphasis On Person Centred Planning", The Frontline Of Learning Disability, Issue 58, Dublin, Ireland, April 2004 (in process)
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Kendrick, M. (2000).“When People Matter More Than Systems” Keynote Presentation for the Conference “The Promise of Opportunity”, Albany, NY, March 27-28, 2000.
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O’Brien, J., & Lyle O’Brien, C. (1998). “The Politics of Person-Centered Planning” Part 1. The Council, Volume 15, No. 1, April 1998.


O’Brien, J., & Lyle O’Brien, C. (1998). “The Politics of Person-Centered Planning” Part 2. The Council, Volume 15, No. 2, August 1998.


Smull, M. Person-Centered Planning and Perversion Prevention.
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Smull, M. (1995). “Revisiting Choice”
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O’Brien, J., & Lyle O’Brien, C. A Little Book About Person Centered Planning. (1998) Toronto, ONT: Inclusion Press.
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O’Brien, J., & Lyle O’Brien, C. A Little Book About Person Centered Planning. (1998) Toronto, ONT: Inclusion Press.
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