In your every day work you will have opportunities to empower the people who use your service and their carers to achieve their best possible outcomes. You also have a role to play in empowering colleagues in your own team or partner organisations, as you work together to improve outcomes.
Empowering others may involve:
This website is for children and young people in Scotland, their parents and the adults who work with them. Here, you can learn about your rights, make your voice heard and find out who can help you live a safe and happy life.
"Empowerment is something someone gives you, self leadership is what you do to make it work."
Blanchard. K (2006) Self Leadership and the One Minute Manager, London, Harper Collins