The Top Ten Concerns about Person-Centered Care Planning in Mental Health Systems

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Janis Tondora
Rebecca Miller
Larry Davidson


Person centered approaches to mental health care are at the forefront of behavioral healthcare transformation, yet how to implement this approach raises questions for practitioners. Based on extensive consultation and systems transformation work, the following paper describes the top ten concerns frequently raised by those providing services and addresses these concerns in the context of the provision of recovery-oriented care.

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