Strengths Based Approach in Working with At-Risk Youth

Green Clock Hours: 1.25

“Vulnerable youth have characteristics and experiences that put them at risk of developing problem behaviors and outcomes that have the potential to hurt their community, themselves, or both” (Fernandes-Alcantara, 2018). This means that helping families understand the inner and external strengths that each family member holds could help them to better understand one another.

In this course, you will learn how to help families identify “the expert” in their lives to help them begin to learn the parts of their emotional health that are in their control. You will discover the importance of your job as a professional who educates youth and their family on this perspective, helping them understand the tools available to them so they can further strengthen their family.



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Course Description

“Vulnerable youth have characteristics and experiences that put them at risk of developing problem behaviors and outcomes that have the potential to hurt their community, themselves, or both” (Fernandes-Alcantara, 2018). This means that helping families understand the inner and external strengths that each family member holds could help them to better understand one another.

In this course, you will learn how to help families identify “the expert” in their lives to help them begin to learn the parts of their emotional health that are in their control. You will discover the importance of your job as a professional who educates youth and their family on this perspective, helping them understand the tools available to them so they can further strengthen their family.



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