ML is formal therapeutic work undertaken by the care staff and the young person which focuses on relevant issues and useful solutions.
This therapeutic work is crucial in showing young people how to make positive changes to their behaviour and therefore in their lives as well as celebrating the positives in life.
These sessions are completed at least once a week based on the emotional needs of the young person and will cover a range of issues that are set out by the Home Manager and Linkworker in conjunction with the personal plan, some of the topics that can be covered are, decision making, coping strategies, anger, drug awareness and safety, etc.
Some of the topics that can be covered are, decision making, coping, anger, drugs awareness and keeping safe, etc.
The therapeutic specialist meets monthly with the Home Manager and the young person at Positif Care to discuss the coming months’ sessions and to reflect upon the previous month’s work.