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The following presentations describe self-directed care services and research. All of the presentations are free, downloadable PDFs.

Self-Directing Your Own Recovery by Controlling Your Own Service Dollars
Presented at Alternatives 2010 – Promoting Wellness Through Social Justice Anaheim, CA October 1, 2010. Download [PDF]

Participatory Action Research to Establish Self-Directed Care for Mental Health Recovery
Judith A. Cook, PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Psychiatry and
Sam Shore, MSSW Texas Department of State Health Services Transformation Initiative
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Promoting Self-Determination for Individuals with Psychiatric Disabilities through Self-Directed Services: A Look at Federal, State and Public Systems as Sources of Cash-Outs and Other Fiscal Expansion Opportunities
Judith A. Cook, PhD, Shawn Terrell, MS, MSW, Jessica A. Jonikas, MA
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Charting a Meaningful Life: Planning Ownership in Person/Family-Centered Planning
Jessica Jonikas, Judith Cook, Nancy Fudge, Mike Hlebechuk, and Larry Fricks
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"Patient Care" and "Consumer-Directed" Mental Health Services
Judith Cook, PhD
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The Promise of Self-Determination for Persons with Psychiatric Disabilities
Thomas Nerney
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