Strengths-based approach to care
We have developed training material to support strengths-based practice in health and social care. You can access these free training videos using the links below.
Part 1: What does strengths-based working mean
Learning time: 30 minutes
Part 2: Understanding the individual
Learning time: 45 minutes
Part 3 video 1: Explore possibilities
Learning time: 33 minutes
Part 3 video 2: BBC Bristol Zak video
Learning time: 3 minutes
Part 4: Case studies - we shot these videos during the coronavirus pandemic, and therefore these case studies reflect social care practice at the time of filming.
Strengths-based approach to care case study A- this scenario is in a domiciliary setting. It compares strengths-based approach to the other approach in a same situation.
Learning time: 14 minutes
Strengths-based approach to care case study B- this scenario is in a residential care setting. It compares strengths-based approach to the other approach in a same situation.
Learning time: 8 minutes
Get your certificate
You will need to complete the course evaluation to receive your certificate.
If you wish to run training sessions within your organisation, you can email adultsandHousingLandD@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk to get facilitator resources and guidance.
Find details of our other adult social care trainings.