Asset Based Development for Child and Youth Care

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Au asset-based approach is being championed by the field of child and youth care work, focusing on strengths as opposed to weaknesses, assets as opposed to deficits. This article highlights the Search Institute's theoretically-based empirically-supported model of developmental assets, as a basis for interventions in the context of child and youth care.

Hilary A. Rose
Compassion Publishing Ltd.

Imagine a world where we build on the core strengths of children, their families, and communities, to create dignity, belonging, and justice for all.


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