Supporting Regional Center Initiatives for Person Centered Organizational Change

This page will focus on providing articles, tools, links and other resources for California Regional Centers who are moving towards, implementing or sustaining person centered organizational change.


Considerations for Person Centered Organizational Change

This brief article present some factors to consider in the early stages of planning, implementation, or efforts to sustain the initiative. Considerations for PCT Change Initiatives


The Learning Community for Person Centered Practices

TLCPCP Portland Gathering - Click here for more information.

Person Centered Thinking (PCT) and Individual Program Plans

Whether using Sandis or a customized format, it’s important to work on aligning regional center IPPs with the principles and practices of person centered thinking. Here are some resources to consider when working towards that alignment.

  • Here’s a checklist developed by Mary Beth Lepkowsky (TCRC) that will guide IPP and service planning alignment with the new CMS expectations for person centered plans. 

Presence to Contribution

A visual representation of moving towards a person centered organization and the support needed to get there. For more information contact Mary Beth Lepkowsky or Tina Calderaro-Mendoza.


Types of Training Available

A list of the types of training available to support person centered thinking and planning. Use the contact list below for more information on any of these topics or a referral to someone who can assist you.


Training and Consulting Registry

This list provides contact information for individuals in California who are certified PCT trainers. They can provide additional information about training opportunities.