Strength-Based Approaches

Challenging the medical model in mental health care, strength-based approaches focus on client awareness of inner strengths to cope with external challenges, rather than focusing on what is “wrong” with them and their symptoms.

Embracing a Strength-Based Perspective and Practice in Education
Detailed guide overviewing what is a strength-based approach, principles of the strength-based approach, and implication so the strength-based practice in education and youth development.

ADMIRE: Getting Practical About Being Strength-Based
Short guide on the using ADMIRE (Attitude, Discovery, Mirroring, Intervention, Recording, Evaluation) to implement strength-based practices at the individual, agency, and systems levels.

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