Question and answer
Explain why a worker’s personal views should not influence an individual’s choices
Making choices for most of us is part of our everyday life. It is a fundamental part of us being recognised and respected as an individual. [ Such choices contribute to us having control over our lives and individuals with learning disabilities also have the right to participate in decisions which affect their lives. Our practice should recognise the right of service users to make their own
choices. Alongside this, services also need to provide capacity to give their users options. Choosing to 'take it or leave it' is not a real choice. Choice for users is now rightly promoted as a quality standard when care organisations advertise their services and forms part of how they are judged. The vast majority of decisions - and perhaps virtually all choices - can ultimately be tackled by most adults with a learning disability if the right information and options are made accessible to them in terms they can understand. These efforts can involve advocates and other measures to safeguard the choice or decision making and may, for some parties, require considerable time and expertise in communication. ]
Expert answered|jher000|Points 5247|
Question
Asked 9/22/2011 11:32:47 AM
Updated 11/26/2012 5:49:07 AM
1 Answer/Comment
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments
A worker or anyone for that matter should not use personal views to influence an individuals choices because personal views tend to only have an impact on the one making it. [ For example, if one person was responsible for deciding for a group of other people if they should wear jeans or other casual types of clothing. The person making the decision maybe against wearing anything else than religious clothing, which in turn influences their decision and causes them to be Bias. Hope this helps.
Added 11/26/2012 5:49:07 AM
Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
20,455,062 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Solve 2x^2 + x - 6 = 0 User: Solve |4x - 8| User: Solve the ...
Weegy: 2x + 1 User: Solve |x| > 5 User: Solve 7x - 4 = 5x + 15 for x.
4/17/2015 9:42:20 AM| 3 Answers
Which of the following statements uses the commutative property of ...
Weegy: C.2 + (3 + 4) = 2 + (4 + 3) User: Simplify (12ab)(3t). Weegy: Answer is 36abt User: Simplify (4x) · mn · 15 ...
4/17/2015 10:33:35 AM| 3 Answers
5x 2 y and 7x y 2 are like terms. True False
Weegy: 7x + 5x = 12x User: Simplify -10x - 2x + 3x. -9x 9x 11x Weegy: -10x - 2x + 3x = -9x User: Simplify 5(x ...
4/17/2015 10:43:33 AM| 3 Answers
Solve for x. 4x + 3 < 9
4/17/2015 10:16:12 AM| 2 Answers
what is an antecedent
Weegy: In grammar, an antecedent is an expression (word, phrase, clause, etc.) that gives its meaning to a proform ...
4/17/2015 12:45:24 PM| 2 Answers
Which two superpowers engaged in an arms race during the cold war as ...
Weegy: Which two superpowers engaged in an arms race during the cold war as they competed with each other to acquire ...
4/17/2015 3:21:30 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
Points 712 [Total 2289]| Ratings 1| Comments 702| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 605 [Total 1172]| Ratings 2| Comments 585| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
P
P
1
Points 217 [Total 8094]| Ratings 2| Comments 197| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 164 [Total 164]| Ratings 0| Comments 164| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
R
Points 101 [Total 1173]| Ratings 1| Comments 91| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 101 [Total 3704]| Ratings 0| Comments 101| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 72 [Total 8066]| Ratings 0| Comments 72| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 44 [Total 44]| Ratings 1| Comments 34| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
Points 43 [Total 3484]| Ratings 1| Comments 33| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 22 [Total 22]| Ratings 0| Comments 22| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2015 Purple Inc.