Introduction to DeafBlind

Personal Futures Planning

This class will provide an overview of Personal Futures Planning and
how to apply it with individuals who are DeafBlind with intellectual
disabilities. The process of discovering opportunities and capacities
for the focus person is discussed. Three examples of sections of an
individual’s personal futures plans are presented. How to have the team
discover and document preferences and then successfully translate them
into meaningful vocational and leisure experiences are delivered.
Components of a functional program are explained.  Short video clips are
included to help illustrate the application of Personal Futures

Participants completing this webcast will be able to:

  • Define Personal Futures Planning.
  • List three types of PFP maps.
  • List their focus person’s preferences and corresponding vocational and leisure experiences.
  • Begin developing a Personal Futures Plan for their focus person.

ACVREP CE Hours: 1

Modules Included

Personal Futures Planning


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