CQL | The Council on Quality and Leadership

Publications

Whether you want to promote community inclusion, empower the people you support, or ensure data drives your services - CQL's publications are a great place to start. They'll enhance your knowledge of issues affecting people with disabilities, mental illness, children or older adults. Topics include advocacy, employment, budgets, guardianship and so much more.

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Exercising Voting Rights: People With Disabilities


Exercising Voting Rights: People With Disabilities

CQL has developed a data brief about factors that affect to the likeliness of someone exercising their voting rights, through an analysis of Personal Outcome Measures® interviews.

 

 

Outcomes Overview: Personal Outcome Measures


Outcomes Overview: Personal Outcome Measures®

CQL has developed an overview version of the Personal Outcome Measures®, to enhance the accessibility and understanding of Personal Outcome Measures® for people receiving supports, as well as their stakeholders.

 

 

State of Transportation For People With Disabilities


The State of Transportation for People With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in Medicaid HCBS Waivers

The purpose of this article is to examine Medicaid HCBS 1915(c) waivers, to see how transportation is provided and the potential effect on community access and integration. This links to the abstract for the full data report, which can be accessed through paid account with SAGE Journals.

 

Supported Decision-Making


Supported Decision-Making: An Agenda For Action

Supported Decision-Making offers an opportunity for many adults with disabilities to make their own decisions, consistent with fundamental human and legal rights, and an emerging international consensus.

 

 

20 Years Of Personal Outcome Measures®


20 Years Of Personal Outcome Measures®

This data brief provides an initial national view of changes in achieved outcomes during a 20 year period (1993-2003), while POM data was collected.

 



Shared Values® Manual


Shared Values® Manual: What People and Organizations Believe Are Important

Explore the 21 outcomes that will help you deliver quality services that are directed by the people you support.

 

 

Health Guide
Health

No organization can guarantee that a person will be healthy or that nothing bad will ever happen to him or her. The organization can have practices in place to support good health to the greatest extent possible.

 

 

Basic Assurances Manual


Basic Assurances® Manual

Explore the 21 outcomes that will help you deliver quality services that are directed by the people you support.

 

 

 

Basic Assurances - Fundamental, Essential, Personal


Basic Assurances®: Fundamental, Essential and Personal

We see encouraging results with regard to areas of dignity, respect and staff responsiveness. These findings also provide further evidence of previously reported concerns about assurances for individual rights and due process.



Intimacy, Dating & Marriage Guide

 

Intimacy, Dating & Marriage

There is no substitute for finding our soul mate. Many people with disabilities never get the opportunity to search for or maintain such a relationship.

 



Advocacy Guide

 

Advocacy

Organizations should encourage staff to seek out and/or act on opportunities to engage in advocacy efforts that enhance quality of life for people with disabilities.

 

 

Basic Assurances - Fundamental, Essential, Personal


Basic Assurances®:
Fundamental, Essential and Personal

We see encouraging results with regard to areas of dignity, respect and staff responsiveness. These findings also provide further evidence of previously reported concerns about assurances for individual rights and due process.



Personal Outcome Measures Manual For Children and Youth


Personal Outcome Measures® Manual:
For Children And Youth

Explore the 21 outcomes that will help you deliver quality services that are directed by the people you support.

 

 

 

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