Robertson, Janet M. and Hatton, Chris and Emerson, Eric and Elliott, J. and McIntosh, B. and Swift, P. and Krinjen-Kemp, E. and Towers, C. and Romeo, R. and Knapp, Martin and Sanderson, H. and Routledge, M. and Oakes, P. and Joyce, T. (2006) A Longitudinal analysis of the impact and cost of person centred planning for people with intellectual disabilities in England. American Journal of Mental Retardation, 111 (6). pp. 400-416. ISSN 0895-8017Full text not available from this repository.
Person-centered planning is central to United Kingdom policies regarding the support of people with intellectual disabilities. However, little evidence exists on the impact or cost of introducing person-centered planning. We examined the efficacy, effectiveness, and costs of introducing person-centered planning for 93 people with intellectual disabilities over 2 years across four localities in England. A person-centered plan was successfully developed for 65 people. Little change was apparent prior to introducing person-centered planning. After its introduction, modest positive changes were found in the areas of social networks; contact with family; contact with friends; community-based activities; scheduled day activities; and choice. The direct training and support cost of introducing person-centered planning was $1,202 per participant; indirect costs were negligible.
|Journal or Publication Title:||American Journal of Mental Retardation|
|Additional Information:||RAE_import_type : Journal article RAE_uoa_type : Social Work and Social Policy & Administration|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform|
|Departments:||Faculty of Health and Medicine > Health Research|
|Deposited On:||18 Mar 2008 14:57|
|Last Modified:||24 Jun 2016 01:22|
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