Virginia Person-Centered Options Counseling Statewide Standards Training


Virginia Person-Centered Options Counseling Statewide Standards Training

Person-Centered Options Counseling is an interactive decision support process whereby individuals are supported in making long-term support choices in the context of their unique preferences, strengths, needs, values, and circumstances. Person-Centered Options Counseling is provided by individuals trained and practicing according to Virginia's Statewide Standards.

The NWD Training Platform provides training modules, annual refresher training, and resources for practicing Person-Centered Options Counseling according to Virginia's Statewide Standards. The following chart provides an overview of Person-Centered Options Counseling Statewide Training Requirements in Virginia.

Training Requirements

Annual refresher: Required for Person-Centered Options Counselors, recommended for Staff Who Determine the Need for Person-Centered Options Counseling, those who supervise Person-Centered Options Counselors, and Executive Directors.