Practice toolkit

This practice toolkit contains a list of resources that will assist you as a service provider when preparing for supported decision-making in PBS.

Supported decision-making in behaviour support


Summary fact sheet: effective supported decision making
A downloadable PDF of key points. 


Facilitator’s check list: Preparing for supported decision-making
A summary of the actions and tools facilitators can use when facilitating supported decision-making.  


Conversation Cards
Conversation Cards – Supporter guide
Can be used as visual communication aids.

Easy Read Communication Profile workbook
Outlines communication support needs for decision making and identifies preferences when receiving information.

Easy Read Circle of Support worksheet
Visual record of close and other supporters.   

My Decisions worksheet
Records decision making preferences and experience.

Plain English Decision-making Preference and Record Sheet
Documents supported decision-making process and outcomes.

Preferred Activity Analysis Worksheet (A)
A guide to record preferred activities of a person with complex communication.

Exploration of Options Worksheet (B)
A guide to explore activity options of a person with complex communication.

Facilitating supported decision-making in behaviour support


Facilitator’s: Process Log
Guide and document the processes used to facilitate a person’s decision-making.  

Facilitator’s: Process Checklist
Prompts for behaviour support decision-making process. 

Facilitator’s: Reflective practice
Reflection prompts for behaviour support decision-making process and outcomes.


Participant fact sheets for Behaviour Support

Service Provider tools


Summary fact sheet: Service providers as facilitators of decision-making in PBS
Service provider’s role and responsibilities.

Support Workers: Where do I find support for good practice
Support workers supporting behaviour support decisions 

Practitioner tools


Summary fact sheet – Practitioners as facilitators of decision-making in PBS
Practitioner’s role and responsibilities  

Key decision-making opportunities in PBS
PBS process decisions.

Practitioner’s: Process Summary Sheet
Steps in supporting PBS decisions.

Worksheet: The person’s decisions in PBS 
Record person’s involvement in decision-making across PBS process. 

PBS key decisions for the person with disability

Practitioner Guides to Easy Read behaviour support decisions’ workbooks
Guide the practitioner when using the person’s key decision workbooks.

Decision 1 – Who I want on my behaviour support team?

Decision 2 – What information people will have about me?

Decision 3 – What will help me live a good life?

Decision 4 – Do I want to change my plan?