The I Matter Core Online Learning Journey for Professionals 

 

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Are you a Professional who wants to build or strengthen your confidence
in understanding how to help children and families?

Would you also like to help build capacity for the work of supporting families?

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 Core Online Training and the Professional Community are for professionals
who work in direct and indirect roles with children and young people
in Education, Health and Community Roles

Professionals in Direct Roles with Children & Young People
Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Nurses, 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.

 

Professionals in Indirect Roles with Children & Young People
GP’s, Psychiatrists, Paediatricians, Police Officers 
Health Visitors, School Nurses, Psychologists Therapists, Parent Coaches, Social Workers, Senior Leadership Teams

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.    

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

THEN you will study the theory of the I Matter Framework
THEN you will explore how to put Theory into Practice.

 

The Content of the Core Five Steps Programme includes

Theory Made Practical 

 

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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

 

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

AN I MATTER RELATIONSHIP HEALTH JOURNEY IS A PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT JOURNEY


Professionals 
You will be an I Matter Informed Practitioner. 
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 

After Step 2 you will be able to apply to be Link Professional so that you can recommend and offer informal support for motivated colleagues and parents-carers with mild-moderate challenges for the strengthening relationship health journey

After Step 5 you will be able to apply to be an assistant Study Supporter,
to assist us in expanding capacity for parents-carers who are on the strengthening relationship health journey

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.

 

You will also be able to apply to:
Become a Member of the I Matter Community
Work with others in your organisation to develop I Matter Practice

Apply to be listed in our directory



You should be

+ 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

NEXT PROFESSIONAL SUPPORTED COHORT ENTRY
STARTS WITH A WORKSHOP

Om 18th JANUARY 2022 TUESDAY 1-2.30pm

Enrolment open in Mid December 

If you want to be kept informed please register your interest

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING - REGISTER YOUR INTEREST

DEVELOP YOUR OWN INSIGHT AND SKILLS WITH CHILDREN AND ADULTS

STEP 1-2
THE THEORY
Approx 4 Months
 

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

EXTENDED
JOURNEY
Approx 8-12 months


LEAD
PROFESSIONAL
Minimum 12 months


INCLUDED  SELF-STUDY 
(VIA ORG MEMBERS ONLY)

SUPPORTED LEARNING 
WITH FULL CERTIFICATE 1-2
SUPPPORTED WITH CERT(FICATE WITH FULL CERTIFICATE 1-5
ONLINE LEARNING      
INITIAL REGISTRATION                         Y                          Y                          Y
STEP 1-2 VIDEOS FOR 6 MONTHS                         Y                          Y                          Y
STEP 3-5 VIDEOS FOR 6 MONTHS                                                                             Y
UPDATES AND ADDITIONS                          Y                          Y                          Y
ACCESSIBLE ANYWHERE                         Y                          Y                          Y
       
SUPPORT OPTIONS      
INDEPTH QUESTIONNAIRE                             Y                          Y
1:1 CONSULTATION                            Y                          Y
FORTNIGHTLY GROUP CALLS
                         Y                          Y
PRIVATE FORUM
                         Y                          Y
       
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 

SELF STUDY 1-2

Basic

£290pp

via org members

Step 1-2
Online video teaching

Worksheets to support  reflection

4 month access

Accessible anywhere

STEPS 1-2

Standard

£575

Initial registration 
Consultation

Step 1-2
Online video teaching

Worksheets to support  reflection

Workshop and fortnighly Q&A

Certificate

Apply to be listed

6 month access

Accessible anywhere

STEPS 1 -5

Advanced

£1150pp

Initial registration 
Consultation

Step 1-2
Online video teaching
Worksheets to support  reflection

Certificate
Apply to be listed

Workshop and 6 Fortnightly Q&A

Step 3-5

Workshop and fornighthly Q&A
Apply for support role

12 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
  • Listen in to Community Q&A Library sessions for for parents-carers
  • Opportunities to join supplementary study support with approved leads 
  • Go at your own pace