All About Me Book
The “All About Me Book” is a binder system designed to be a detailed overview of the individual that can be shared with future caregivers, case managers, support staff, respite workers, and heath care professionals.
It’s the framework / bridge of communication that can be referenced, shared, and updated as the individual ages.
“Gives me peace of mind” ~ Parent
"what's so hard with working with (Client X)? If you read his book, it tells you everything about him." ~ Staff
“It makes me feel less invisible” ~ Little Birdie
“Helps me be more independent from my family.” ~ Client
o~ Decrease anxiety and stress on the individual, family, and new caregivers.
o~ Provide a concrete and sustainable way to communicate information.
o~ Use as a communication resource to be proactive and not just reactive to situations.
o~ Give the individual more independence and control of their information.
Areas covered in the AAMB