Strengths Based Practice

Date & Time:

Tuesday 18 February 2020 (09:30 - 16:30)

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Sutton Civic Offices, G2, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA


Target Group / Level

All permanent staff within the following adults Social Care teams; Sutton & Cheam Locality, Carshalton Locality, Wallington Locality, Learning Disabilities, Children with Disabilities (CWD), CWD Transitions, Hospital Pathway, Admiral Nurses, Health & Social Care, Clinical Health, Sutton Inclusion Team

Agency staff and START team need to book to attend the half day Strengths Based Practice Awareness course

Course Overview

This one-day course aims to provide the knowledge and support for Care Managers, Case Workers, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists to develop their understanding of undertaking a Strengths-Based Approach in all elements of practice including assessment, risk assessment, care-planning and review. This course includes understanding the legislative frameworks and how these inform the principles of practicing holistically in this manner. The course also explores practical tools such as asset mapping and weighing up what is appropriate and proportional. The course encourages reflection and challenges workers to examine how their own principles, ethics and values impacts on practice.

Learning Objectives

This course will provide participants with the following learning outcomes:

  • An understanding of the change to a strength-based approach in adult social care​
  • To increase awareness and understanding of the duties and powers embedded in the Care Act 2014 which support strength-based approaches for assessors and support planners.​
  • To understand the meaning of ‘well-being’ within the Care Act 2014​
  • To explore what is meant by ‘appropriate and proportionate’ interventions​
  • To increase understanding of key elements of a strengths based, person-centred assessment and support planning process and be able to apply this to practice.​
Sector LimitAvailable
Education - Cognus0
Education - Early Years0
Education - Other0
Education - Schools/Colleges0
Foster Carer0
HousingNo Limit
LBS Adults/Childrens - All Age DisabilitesNo Limit
LBS OtherNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Admiral NursesNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Carshalton LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Clinical HealthNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Heads of ServiceNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Hospital PathwayNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Learning DisabilitiesNo Limit
LBS People Adults - OtherNo Limit
LBS People Adults - STARTNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Sutton and Cheam LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Adults - TransitionsNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Wallington LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Adoption and Permanence0
LBS People Children's - Blue Locality0
LBS People Children's - Children with Disabilities0
LBS People Children's - Court0
LBS People Children's - Director / Assistant Director0
LBS People Children's - Early Help0
LBS People Children's - Fostering0
LBS People Children's - Green Locality0
LBS People Children's - Heads of Service0
LBS People Children's - Integrated Childrens Services0
LBS People Children's - Leaving Care Team0
LBS People Children's - Looked After Children0
LBS People Children's - MASH0
LBS People Children's - Other0
LBS People Children's - Placements0
LBS People Children's - QA0
LBS People Children's - RAS0
LBS People Children's - Red Locality0
LBS People Children's - Sutton Inclusion & Support0
LBS People Children's - Targeted Youth Support0
LBS People Children's - Youth Offending Team0
NHS - Clinical Commissioning Group0
NHS - Community Services0
NHS - Hospital0
NHS - Other0
Private - Domiciliary Care0
Private - Nursing Home0
Private - Other0
Private - Residential Home0
RBK Shared ServiceNo Limit
Supported LivingNo Limit
Sutton Housing Partnership0


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


Daisy Bogg Consultancy

Venue Details:

Sutton Civic Offices, G2, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

(020 8770 5000)