The I Matter Core Online Five Steps Learning Journey 


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Are you someone who wants to build or strengthen your confidence in understanding how to help children and families through your own relationships?

The I Matter Relationship Health Learning Journey offers a new look at some familiar material taught in a very practical way to help you in relationships with children young people and adults.

 If you are someone who is concerned to help address children's mental health and wellbeing and gain confidence in addressing challenging behaviour through your work with children and your work with famllies then this will equiip you with key insights and skills for work and home relationships

I Matter Five Steps Core Online Training is for ANYONE
who works or lives with children and young people

You could be interested in:
EDUCATION ABOUT RELATIONSHIP HEALTH
for general interest purposes
PREPARING FOR RELATIONSHIP HEALTH
for a future professional or personal role
STRENGTHENING RELATIONSHIP HEALTH
 where there are mild-moderate challenges
RECOVERY OF RELATIONSHIP HEALTH
if there are more escalated or complex challenges

I Matter for those in Direct Roles with Children & Young People and Adults Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Nurses, Carers or Parents-Carers

I Matter Training will help you to understand what is happening in challenging situations with children and young people you care for who are struggling - at home or at work.


The training will help you understand about the brain and about your own key role in improving relationships and wellbeing including the sorts of attitudes and behaviour changes that you can make to bring about positive changes to support your child’s progress – and your own. 

The Learning Journey is supported by a structured and systematic results focussed approach. You will gain increased clarity and skills for your role.


I Matter for those in  Indirect Roles with Children & Young People and Adults GP’s, Psychiatrists, Paediatricians, Police Officers Health Visitors, School Nurses, Psychologists Therapists, Parent Coaches, Social Workers, Senior Leadership Teams, Family Members

The I Matter Framework offers a new practical model for understanding what is happening in challenging everyday work and home situations. This integration of evidence shows your own key role and the attitudes and behaviour change you can make to support positive relationship change in those you support.

Participation will also help you understand how to support other processionals and frontline staff.  It will enable you to assist parents-carers in accessing training that makes a difference.

You will be able to help with building capacity for effective study support for other professionals through i) the recommendation process and ii) through developing your own skills in supporting others through an I Matter Journey.    

THE I MATTER LEARNING JOURNEY OFFERS A PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY
DEVELOP YOUR OWN INSIGHT AND SKILLS WITH CHILDREN AND ADULTS

STEP 1-2
THE THEORY
Approx 2-4 Months
 

STEP 3-5
THEORY TO PRACTICE
Approx 4- 8 months

STEP 5
THEORY TO PRACTICE
MEMBERSHIP

EXTENDED
JOURNEY
Approx 8-12 months


LEAD
PROFESSIONAL
Minimum 12 months

Core Training in the I Matter Framework progresses via a Five Step Programme 

The intention of the Core Programme is to support a reflective personal development process in participants based on keeping a Focus Child in mind so as to achieve clear positive results for child and adults.  
Delivery methods include local or online workshops, online self-directed learning, forum and discussion groups.  


How does it work?
FIRST
You will choose a focus child or significant other where you know there is an issue

THEN you will study the theory of the I Matter Framework through working through the online steps
THEN you will explore how to put Theory into Practice to bring about improved relationship health.

 

The Content of the Core Five Steps Programme includes

Theory Made Practical 

 

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DEVELOP YOUR OWN INSIGHT AND SKILLS WITH CHILDREN AND ADULTS

STEP 1-2
THE THEORY
Approx 2-4 Months
 

STEP 3-5
THEORY TO PRACTICE
Approx 4- 8 months

STEP 5
THEORY TO PRACTICE
MEMBERSHIP

EXTENDED
JOURNEY
Approx 8-12 months


LEAD
PROFESSIONAL
Minimum 12 months

THE FIVE STEPS TO SUCCESS

Please be aware that each step is a complete learning experience.  Each person can go just as far as they want and at their own pace.
A Core Journey is about strengthening your understanding about relationship health ie where there are mild-moderate challenges only - not escalated or complex ones. An I Matter Clinic assessment & recommendations is recommended for more complexity   Click here for Introduction

I MATTER THEORY
STEP 1:
GETTING STARTED


Preparation
The Background 
Getting Started
Online account
Online reflections
More information

I MATTER THEORY 
STEP 2
THE PILLARS


The  Pillars of the
I Matter Framework

Online videos
Online reflections
More Information

THEORY TO PRACTICE STEP 3
TAKE STOCK


Take Stock
Take Care of You

Online videos
Online Reflections
More Information

THEORY TO PRACTICE
STEP 4
I MATTER PROCESS


The I Matter Process
The Five Priorities

Online videos 
Online Reflections
More Information

THEORY TO PRACTICE 
STEP -5
THE WHEEL 


The I Matter Wheel
Q&A Library
Community Forum
Special Interest Groups
Option for Extended Journey
More Information

WHO IS THIS TRAINING FOR?

+ someone who is determined to make a difference and
+ someone who is willing to study independently

We offer the I Matter Learning Journey for professionals and parents who want to deepen their understanding of a relationship health approach to child and family wellbeing.. 

We are on the look out for experienced professionals who have completed the Core programme and Extended Journey who want to support others on an I Matter Journey

 

 What will completion of Steps of the Core Programme help you to do?

AN I MATTER RELATIONSHIP HEALTH JOURNEY IS A PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT JOURNEY


AS YOU WORK THROUGH THE FIVE STEPS: 
You will be be learning about the I Matter Framework and becoming I Matter Informed
You will have insight into the Relationship Health aspect of challenging situations
You will be able to informally discuss the I Matter Principles with others
You will be able to advocate more confidently for a change in emphasis in child and family practices 

We find that there is some signifcant benefit from working through the Core Step 1-2 ideas quite fast in the first stages with a view to then getting support in putting learning into practice.   The reason for a journey is that in I Matter practice we revisit the key ideas over and over again, each time deepening insight and understanding. This is about you and your role and how you move forward with the varied challenges you face.

DEVELOP YOUR OWN INSIGHT AND SKILLS WITH CHILDREN AND ADULTS

STEP 1-2
THE THEORY
Approx 2-4 Months
 

STEP 3-5
THEORY TO PRACTICE
Approx 4- 8 months

STEP 5
THEORY TO PRACTICE
MEMBERSHIP

EXTENDED
JOURNEY
Approx 8-12 months


LEAD
PROFESSIONAL
Minimum 12 months

WHAT WILL YOU BE ABLE TO DO AS A PROFESSIONAL?

What will you be able to do as a professional
The I Matter Learning Journey will help build your confidence in your professional role
You will be able to work with others in your community to develop I Matter Practice
If you are interested in running an I Matter Discussion Group you can apply to become approved as a Trainee Lead

After Step 5 you will be able to apply to be listed as a Link Professional on our directory to assist Leads in a voluntary capacity in expanding capacity for parents-carers who are on the strengthening relationship health journey.  To be an approved Link you must have taken part in small group discussion.

After the Intermediate Step of the Extended Journey you will be able to apply to become a
Trainee Lead to run your own study support groups for the strengthening relationship health pathway.

As a Trainee Lead you will also be able to apply to run the Fundamentals course
for small groups of parents in your own setting. The Fundamentals is offered without online learning

To support parents-carers on the Recovery path, you must be working with
other I Matter Informed practitioners from Health and Education in your own community.

DEVELOP YOUR OWN INSIGHT AND SKILLS WITH CHILDREN AND ADULTS

STEP 1-2
THE THEORY
Approx 2-4 Months
 

STEP 3-5
THEORY TO PRACTICE
Approx 4- 8 months

STEP 5
THEORY TO PRACTICE
MEMBERSHIP

EXTENDED
JOURNEY
Approx 8-12 months


LEAD
PROFESSIONAL
Minimum 12 months


INCLUDED  SELF STUDY 
SUBSCRIPTION
SELF-STUDY 
1-2

SELF STUDY 
STEP 1-5
SELF STUDY
STEP 1-5 AND EXTENDED
ONLINE LEARNING        
INITIAL REGISTRATION                      Y                         Y                          Y                          Y
STEP 1-2 MODULES                      Y                         Y                          Y                          Y
STEP 3-5 MODULES                                                                                                   Y
UPDATES AND ADDITIONS                       Y                         Y                          Y                          Y
ACCESSIBLE ANYWHERE                      Y                         Y                          Y                          Y
         
SUPPORT OPTIONS        
INDEPTH QUESTIONNAIRE                            Extra                       Extra
1:1 CONSULTATION                           Extra                       Extra
FORTNIGHTLY GROUP CALLS  
                      Extra                       Extra
PRIVATE FORUM  
                      Extra                       Extra 
         
OUTCOMES        
FULL CERTIFICATE AWARDED                              Y                          Y
OPPORTUNITY TO BE A LINK                              Y                          Y
OPPORTUNITY TO BE LISTED                              Y                          Y
OPTION FOR NEXT STEPS                                                        Y
         


PLEASE CONTACT US IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS

Your Investment for the Self Help Programme

We open for registration on a termly basis spring, summer, summer break and autumn - join the wait list to be notified

SUBSCRIPTION

Entry Programme

£37

per month

Monthly slow release

Step 1-2 over 8 months

30 days free for preparation

Cancel anytime

SELF STUDY 1-2

Entry Programme

£290pp

Step 1-2
Online video teaching

Worksheets to support  reflection

6 month access

Accessible anywhere

STEPS 1-5

Core Programme

£575pp

Step 1-5
Online video teaching

Worksheets to support  reflection

Certificate

12 month access

Accessible anywhere

STEPS 1 -5 AND EXTENDED

Full Programme

£1150pp


Step 1-5
Online video teaching
Worksheets to support  reflection

Extended Journey
Foundation, Intermediate, Advanced

18 month access

Accessible anywhere

On sIgning up you will receive:

  • Immediate access to the preparation stage of a tried and tested relationship health learning journey pathway
  • Welcome email with personal login details to your Core journey Members Area
  • Technical Support - programme works on your PC, phone or tablet


After completion of the preparation stage you will receive

  • A carefully structured step by step learning journey with videos and reflective questions
  • Opportunities to join supplementary study support with approved leads 
  • Go at your own pace

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS



SOUND QUALITY:  Please be aware that we know that the sound is of variable quality on the videos.   We are working slowly to address this by re-recording each one but this takes a lot of time.   In the interim, earphones help but if sound quality is likely to bother you, we advise you don't purchase this course.  

DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE ON BULK PURCHASES VIA ORGANISATION MEMBERS     PLEASE CONTACT US

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Guide figures currently being adjusted: A Taster of Step 5 is included in the Step 3-4 course. 
The Full Step 5 is the Wheel Membership.

MONEY BACK GUARANTEE:  Once you have registered you have 30 days or anytime up to the end of the Preparation Course to request a refund.  After this we do not offer refunds. 

Supported I Matter Learning

We know supported learning is best!  So we are working hard to build capacity for more supported learning - however currently the availability is limited 

If you want to be kept informed please register your interest

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