Unit 512 Lead Practice in Promoting the Well-Being and Resilience of Children and Young Peopl
Understand how different approaches to promoting positive well-being and resilience in children and young people.
Explain the importance of well-being for children and young people.
"Child well-being and deprivation represent different sides of the same coin. From a child rights perspective well-being can be defined as the realisation of children’s rights and the fulfilment of the opportunity for every child to be all she or he can be. The degree to which this is achieved can be measured in terms of positive child outcomes, whereas negative outcomes and deprivation point to the denial of children’s rights." Bradshaw et al. …show more content…
Promoting and supporting young people in regards to their health, self esteem, attachment issues, emotional security and relationships is very important to help the young person develop to their full potential into adult hood. At the home young people have a keyworker and work very closely with them. Young people are registered with nearest doctors, dentist, opticians to ensure they are getting all the necessary check ups and health needs required. Young people if they they suffer from anger management issues, emotional issues can speak with their keyworker and discuss incident occurrences and put in strategies to help the young person over come this. Also the young person maybe referred to CAHMS worker if needed. A young person will have a routine and weekly planner of school, activities and other social events will be on this calender.
This helps that young person develop their self -esteem and confidence, learn social skills, gain an education and remain in good physical health. Be able to lead