Strengths-based (or asset-based) approaches focus on individuals’ strengths (including personal strengths and social and community networks) and not on their deficits. Strengths-based practice is holistic and multidisciplinary and works with the individual to promote their wellbeing. It is outcomes led and not services led. These resources describe how SBAs work in a variety of interventions and settings and provides information on how to enable and implement SBAs.

New: Leadership in strengths-based social care

This Insights briefing aims to develop our understanding of and provide practical advice about leading strengths-based approaches and practice that support adults with social care needs.
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Strengths-based approach training course