THE CODE OF ETHICS
Consistent Strengths-Based Approach |
Ngā Uara Rangatahi
A strengths-based approach seeks to shift the collective thinking about young people from being problem-based to strengths-based.
Youth workers also need to understand, maintain and develop their own strengths, and work from this basis.
There is a risk that youth workers emphasise the wellbeing and strengths of young people to the detriment of their own wellbeing. This impacts on both the immediate and long-term youth work relationship.
Whāia te iti kahurangi, ki te tūohu koe, me he maunga teitei