SUPPORT PLANNING WITH PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
Credit points: 15
Person Centred planning and practice has become a catch all phase referring to the development and implementation of effective individualized support plans for people with disability. This subject explores the different contexts and types of individualised plans that professionals may be required to utilise and the key skills and elements of the planning process. These will include effective communication, including verbal and non-verbal techniques, strategies for identifying needs and resources, and using multiple theoretical stances to provide insights into different perspectives on needs.
SchoolAllied Heath, Human Services & Sport
Subject Co-ordinatorSuzane Vassallo
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Available as ElectiveNo
Prerequisites Must be admitted into HOUA
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Planning and support for people with intellectual disabilities: Issues for case managers and other professionals.
AuthorBigby, C., Fyffe, C., & Ozanne, E.
PublisherJessica Kingsley and UNSW
Social work and intellectual disability: Working to support change
AuthorBigby, C., & Frawley, P.
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
Location of WBL activity (region)N/A
WBL addtional requirementsN/A
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
Intended Learning Outcomes
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On-Line, 2021, Semester 1, Online
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzane Vassallo
Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
Three 1.00 h scheduled online class every three weeks on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
Synchronous online session
Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 10.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
|Support Plan Critique (1,800- words equivalent) Students to critique a support plans and suggest improvements.||N/A||N/A||No||35||SILO1, SILO2|
|10-minute Group Presentation of Support Plan (equivalent to approx. 750-1000 words per student). Based on a team of about 3 students. Students to use online tool to present and record their plan.||N/A||N/A||No||20||SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|
|Individualised Support Plan (2,500-words equivalent) This individual submission follows the Group Presentation.||N/A||N/A||No||45||SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|