Foundations for self-directed support in Scotland
Foundations for self-directed support in Scotland

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Foundations for self-directed support in Scotland

1.14 Looking forward to Section 2

The purpose of Section 1 of this course was to allow you to learn something about the origins and development of personalisation . By thinking about how the terms we use to describe ‘service users’ have changed, and are still changing, you will have been able to see how relationships with professionals and with the organisations that provide health, care and other services have developed over time. In this way we hope that you have developed a grounding in the principles of personalisation as well as an understanding of how we have arrived at this point in the history of development of health and social care in Scotland. Now we need to explore just how this move to personalisation can be brought about – through a collaborative approach that is sometimes described as ' co-production '.

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