Empowerment is “the level of choice, influence and control that users of mental health services can exercise over events in their lives.” (World Health Organisations)
Empowerment can be developed by:
Empowerment is a key part of recovery, person-centred and holistic approaches.
Empowering young people: A case study on Weave Youth and Community ServicesThis video explains empowering people to have a voice, engage in their community and build resilience.Type: Video | Closed captionsViewing time: 3:34Produced by: Mental Health Commission of NSW
Principles for effective support