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Organizational/Practitioner Perspectives

Topics for "Organizational/Practitioner Perspectives"

  • YQ Organizational/Practitioner Perspectives 1461

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    Organizations and individual practitioners who have a particular religious, political or philosophical orientation that influences the types of services they offer and/or the way their services are delivered.

  • YQ-1500 Consumer Directed Organizational Perspective 829

    Organizations and individual practitioners who offer maximum choice and control (including the ability to select, manage and dismiss their workers) to people who use services or other supports to help with daily activities.

  • YQ-3000 Harm Reduction Perspective 6

    Programs whose commitment to reducing the harmful consequences of risky and sometimes illegal behaviors (such as recreational drug use and sex work) as opposed to adopting a "zero tolerance" approach, influences the types of services they offer and/or the way their services are delivered.

  • YQ-3050 Housing First Organizational Perspective 421

    Housing-related organizations that emphasize stable, permanent housing as a primary strategy for ending homelessness. The Housing First approach helps people experiencing homelessness to access and sustain permanent rental housing as quickly as possible – and once the individual or family is housed, providing assistance and support with other life issues as needed. This perspective has the benefit of being consistent with what most people experiencing homelessness want and seek help to achieve.

  • YQ-8500 Trauma Informed Organizational/Practitioner Perspective 181

    Individual practitioners, programs, and/or systems whose approach to engaging people with a history of trauma involves recognition of the presence of trauma symptoms and acknowledgement of the role that trauma has played in their lives. The approach can be implemented in any type of service setting or organization and has been used in the delivery of a broad range of services including mental health, substance use, housing, vocational or employment support, domestic violence and victim assistance, and peer support. However, it is distinct from trauma-specific interventions or treatments that are designed specifically to address the consequences of trauma and to facilitate healing.