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PREMIUM Strengths approach to practice - course bundle
Strengths approach to practice - start here!
Welcome video (6:11)
Welcome to the course!
PREMIUM Strengths approach to practice - course bundle workbook
Introduction to the strengths approach
Introduction to the strengths approach - video (1:47)
Why take a strengths approach?
What are the origins of the strengths approach?
St Luke's and the strengths approach (11:34)
What is the strengths approach and how does it work? (14:25)
What is a strength?
Power-over and power-with
Introduction to Module Two: Power-over and power-with - video (2:28)
Why is it important to think about power?
What are some of the different types of power?
Hidden rules of power (13:18)
What is 'power-over' and how does it affect us?
What is meant by 'power-with'?
The importance of reflective practice in reducing power imbalances
How can we work together to create the conditions for change? (25:23)
Strengths-based conversations and the five column tool
Introduction to Module Three: Strengths-based conversations and the Five Column Tool - video (2:37)
Creating the conditions for a strengths-based conversation – building trust and respect
Creating the conditions for a strengths-based conversation – rapport and active listening
Stages of a strengths-based conversation - part one
Stages of a strengths-based conversation - part two (27:44)
Five Column conversation-practice example
Strengths-based skills and tools
Introduction to Module Four: Strengths approach tools - video (2:41)
The power of questions
What is 'reframing' and why is it so important in the strengths approach?
Reframing and labels (13:55)
What is 'externalising'?
Noticing and measuring change
Review your learning
Strengths Approach Review Quiz
BONUS COURSE 1 - Strengths approach to challenging conversations
Introduction to Strengths Approach to Challenging Conversations (1:30)
What makes a conversation challenging?
The importance of preparing for a challenging conversation
Transparency and respect
Location, timing and context
The Empowerment Quadrant: exploring a person's journey
Straight talk and the strengths approach
The importance of follow up (11:30)
What if a challenging conversation happens unexpectedly?
What just happened? When things don't go according to plan.
BONUS COURSE 2 - Strengths approach to client-centred recording
Introduction to strengths approach to client-centred recording (2:11)
Where did you learn to write client records?
Traditional vs strengths-based approaches to client recording
Some myths about strengths-based recording
Five Column Tool
Journalling, scales and tactile resources
Technology and client-centred recording
What if I have statutory reporting requirements?
Setting up a collaborative agreement (12:34)
A few thoughts
Strengths-based practice is best practice
Example of strengths-based practice in action - video (6:13)
A summary of strengths approach principles
St Luke's and the strengths approach
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