The Strengths Model: Birth to Toddlerhood

Charles A. Rapp, W. Patrick Sullivan

Abstract


The Strengths Model/Perspective was developed by social workers and the profession continues to be the leader in its practice, research and refinement. This article traces the three decades of evolution of this approach and the continuing expansion of its use around the world. Cautionary notes are provided and an agenda for future development is proposed.

Keywords


Strengths model, strengths perspective, case management, strengths model fidelity, strengths model and social work

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