Implementing Person-Centered Care, Practices & Planning

Person-centered solutions tailored to your organization's needs. Internationally recognized experts in recovery-oriented practice and co-authors of Treatment Planning for Person-Centered Care, Neal Adams, MD, MPH and 
Diane M. Grieder, M. Ed., are available to provide a wide range of consulting and training supports to a diverse group of mental health and addictions service organizations, as well as state and local mental health authorities, interested in promoting systems and practice change consistent with person-centered principles and recovery-wellness values.

About Us >>

We provide creative solutions for organizations working to advance recovery oriented 
practice and person-centered care–-both big and small. Our clients represent public sector and private organizations and include governmental agencies throughout the United States and Europe. Using quality improvement methods, the focus is largely—but not exclusively--on person-centered care/planning training and implementation along with related practice and policy changes.


The American Psychiatric Association (APA) has endorsed Person Centered Care as the gold standard of practice for psychiatrists. More 

Diane Grieder presents at the UNC Chapel Hill Cancer Hospital: Comprehensive Cancer Support Program on "Person-Centered Treatment Planning for Interprofessional Teams" More

Diane Grieder presents a 2 hour seminar to student family psychiatric nurse practitioners at the UNC Chapel Hill School of Nursing. More

Solutions >>

We offer a range of didactic and experiential training programs as well as consultation and technical assistance—in person, by web/phone, and through televideo conferencing. Along with presentations at conferences, we provide a range of introductory training sessions, skill building seminars and train-the-trainer series as well as multi-organization /site learning collaboratives. Consistent with our commitment to individualized and tailored approaches, our work is usually based on an assessment of an organization's capacity to implement person-centered planning, followed by targeted change strategies for micro- and macro-systems improvement that promote recovery and wellness success.  

Books >>

Treatment Planning for Person-Centered Care: Shared Decision Making for Whole Health, Second Edition, by Neal Adams, MD, MPH and Diane Grieder, M.Ed. is now available for direct purchase online. Buy Now

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