(1) Participant direction is defined in ARM 37.40.1402.
(2) Services may be directed by:
(a) an adult who has the capacity to self-direct;
(b) a legal representative of the member, including a parent, spouse, or legal guardian; or
(c) a nonlegal representative freely chosen by the member or his/her legal representative.
(3) The person directing the services must:
(a) be 18 years of age or older;
(b) successfully complete required training for self-direction; and
(c) if acting in the capacity of a representative demonstrate understanding of the consumer's needs and preferences.