supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
Using Asset-Based Approaches to Improve Health and Wellbeing
When: 9.30am - 4.30pm, Thursday 08 December 2016 Where: Lynebank Hospital, Halbeath, Dunfermline, KY11 4UW This event is being organised by NHS Fife This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.
It is too late to book a place for this particular session, sorry about that.
Laura Henderson, Senior Health Promotion Officer Training, Fife Health & Social Care Partnership; Lisa Hemphill, Community Education Worker, Fife Council; Alex Sutherland, Community Education Worker, Fife Council; Shuggy Hughes, Community Development Worker, Fife Council
This course will provide an opportunity for participants to understand the principles, values and key themes of asset-based working. Participants will also practice using asset-based approaches such as asset mapping, co-production and appreciative inquiry, in practical sessions.
On completion of this course, participants will have:
An awareness of the principles, values and key themes of asset working;
An understanding of the history and background of asset-based approaches and their context in Scotland’s approach to reducing health inequalities;
Discussed some of the challenges to, and limitations of, asset-based working; and
Practised asset-based approaches in individual, paired and group sessions.
The course would suit anyone interested in understanding and using asset-based approaches in their work to improve health and reduce health inequalities.