CQL | The Council on Quality and Leadership

Principles of Person-Centered Thinking

If you recognize the significance of the people you support directing their own services, you’re ready for the journey! The first steps in the process of becoming more person-centered are crucial, and fully understanding the philosophy and how it’s integrated into your values can determine the success of person-centered approaches.

Training Overview:

  • 1-day workshop
  • Key components and philosophy of person-centered thinking and Personal Outcome Measures® (POMs)
  • Designed for management, quality assurance teams and direct support professionals

Principles of Person-Centered Thinking will open up your organization to the values of person-centeredness and share best practices in human services. By the end of the training, you will have a clear picture of what it is, and how it can be integrated in everything from your daily supports to strategic plan.

What You Will Experience:

  • Presentation about person-centered thinking and philosophies
  • Experiences of organizations benefiting from person-centered approaches
  • Best practices you can use in your organization
  • Strategies for integration into your strategic plan



The cost to have this on-site training conducted at your organization is $1,750. The costs for travel and lodging are not included in this listed pricing, and organizations will be billed for these expenses in addition to the training cost. Prices are subject to change.


For scheduling or other questions:

Mail Image/Icon   training@thecouncil.org

Phone Image/Icon   410.583.0060

Other Training Options:

• Person-Centered Planning

• Introduction To Personal Outcome

• Personal Outcome Measures®
   For DSPs