My LifeCourse Portfolios are Adobe Acrobat PDFs set up as 11″ x 17″ documents that fold.
They are meant to be printed double-sided, flipping on the short edge.  For a letter-size alternative, please contact us.

They include:

  • A one-page profile that provides a quick overview of the focus person or the focus life domain
  • Life Trajectory (customized for the purpose of the portfolio)
  • Integrated Supports Star Worksheet

My LifeCourse Portfolio – Basic

My LifeCourse Portfolio – Expanded

My LifeCourse Portfolios for
Daily Life & Employment

My LifeCourse School Portfolio

March 2016

Piloted by Abilities First, in Springfield, MO, this portfolio was developed specifically for school-age children and their families to help them work with school staff.

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Graphic: screenshot of trajectory inside My LifeCourse School Portfolio | lifecoursetools.com

My LifeCourse School Portfolio,
with Divided Integrated Supports Star Worksheet

 

Graphic: Screenshot of My LifeCourse Portfolio for School with a divided Integrated Supports Star Worksheet | lifecoursetools.com
Graphic: screenshot of trajectory inside My LifeCourse School Portfolio | lifecoursetools.com

My LifeCourse Employment Portfolio

September 2015

Developed in partnership with LOQW/County Connections, this portfolio was developed to help employment professionals help the individuals they support, as plan for employment goals.

Graphic: Screenshot of My LifeCourse Portfolio for Employment | lifecoursetools.com
Graphic: screenshot of trajectory inside My LifeCourse portfolio for employment | lifecoursetools.com

My LifeCourse Employment Portfolio,
with Divided Integrated Supports Star Worksheet

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Graphic: screenshot of trajectory inside My LifeCourse portfolio for employment with divided star | lifecoursetools.com

My LifeCourse Respite Portfolio

October 2017

Developed in partnership with ARCH National Respite Network, this portfolio was developed to help family caregivers and those who support them to think through creating respite or short break opportunities. View more respite materials

Graphic: My LifeCourse Respite Portfolio
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My LifeCourse Portfolios for
Healthy Living and Services & Supports

My LifeCourse Healthy Living Portfolio

August 2016

Developed in partnership with Eitas, this portfolio was developed to help Community Health Workers support individuals with I/DD to accomplish their goals for a healthy life.

Graphic: Screenshot of cover of My LifeCourse Healthy Living Portfolio
Graphic: screenshot of trajectory inside My LifeCourse School Portfolio | lifecoursetools.com

My LifeCourse Planning Portfolio
for Individual Support Plans

December 2015

Developed in partnership with LOQW/County Connections, this portfolio was developed to help providers prepare the individuals they support, as well staff, for the annual ISP planning meeting in accordance with the new CMS Rules for person-centered planning.

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Graphic: screenshot of trajectory inside My LifeCourse Planning Portfolio | lifecoursetools.com

More My LifeCourse Portfolios

My LifeCourse Advocacy Portfolio

October 2016

Developed in partnership with the LIFE Ability Center/Adair County SB40 board, to help self-advocates and family leaders think through the skills and experiences needed to advocate effectively for their good life, for other people/families, and for large scale change.

Graphic: Screenshot of My LifeCourse Advocacy Portfolio
Graphic: Screenshot of My LifeCourse Advocacy Portfolio

COMING SOON: My LifeCourse Respite Portfolio

Developed in partnership with the ARCH National Respite Network’s LifeCourse Advisory Group, this portfolio is meant to help family caregivers and those who support them create a plan to access the short breaks needed for their family.

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