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Application of a lifestyle development process for persons with severe intellectual disabilities: A case study report

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This study describes the impact of a lifestyle planning model on four people who had high support needs and challenging behaviours. While this model required quite lengthy initial procedures to assess a person's current lifestyle, strengths and interests, its implementation had a positive impact on each participant's lifestyle in terms of increased inclusive activities and social networks, and decreased destructive behaviours. Keyword: Individualisation

Author
Malette, Paul Mirenda, Pat
Source
JASH Volume 17 Number 3
Publisher
TASH
Publication Date
1 January 1992
Category
Professionals
Keywords
Individualisation
Origin
Canada

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