Ambiguities of ‘doing what works’: how professionals make sense of applying solution-focused support for people with intellectual disabilities

  title={Ambiguities of ‘doing what works’: how professionals make sense of applying solution-focused support for people with intellectual disabilities},
  author={Anne Lohuis and Mark van Vuuren and Anneke M. Sools and Ernst Thomas Bohlmeijer},
  journal={International Journal of Developmental Disabilities},
  pages={170 - 183}
Objectives: Solution-focused support (SFS) is an upcoming approach to support people with intellectual disabilities (ID). However, while research shows that clients appreciate this approach, insight into professionals’ experiences and their application of SFS is lacking. This article describes a qualitative study aimed at understanding how professionals make sense of learning and applying SFS, specifically, Cauffman’s Solution Cube. Methods: Logbook files in which professionals reported their… 
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