Stage 1 & 2 Certification - Diamond Membership

 Supporting Healthier Happier Relationships with Children and Adults

STAGE 1 CERTIFICATION - DIAMOND MEMBERSHIP

Certification at Stage 1 is by application but open to all subject to our capacity

Stage 1 certification is focused on your ability to work in an I Matter informed way in
direct relationships with stressed children and adults
 
The concepts in I Matter and the linked skills may at first look straightforward but they require practice.

Stage 1 Certification is designed to ensure that at Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced levels you work through a systematic process that builds a log book of evidence and take part in discussions in a manner that demonstrate that you can recognise what is happening in everyday sessions.

The Diamond Membership is designed to support Certification though
you do not need to complete certification if you become a Diamond Member

The Member Sessions are run as follows:
First week of the month - Q&A about concepts in the Foundation Course - to support your log book
Second week of the month - Focus on Goal Setting and Accountability to progress key goals for yourself and your child
Third week of the month Q&A about concepts in the Intermediate Course - to support your log book
Fourth week of the month - Book Club Reviews - to support wider reading

Attendance Requirements
You do not have to attend every session but to complete your certification requirements you must take part in a minimum of 3 Q&A,  3 goal focussed sessions, and 3 book club reviews.   These are in addition to your minimum core 6 study support sessions that are included with each course level.

On completion of your log book requirements you must
i) submit your log book for review and ii) take part in a discussion of your learning

Costs
The cost of Diamond Membership is £50pcm or £500pa
The review is £100 and the interview is £100 

Times
At present member sessions are
Parents: 2-3 Weds
Professionals - 7-8 Thurs
As we build a team of certified Leads and Advanced Practitioners
we hope to offer additional dates

STAGE 2 CERTIFICATION - DIAMOND MEMBERSHIP

Certification at Stage 2 is by application only with places more limited 

Stage 2 certification is focused on your ability to support professionals and parents
and young people who are taking part in an I Matter Journey
 
The skills of supporting others overlap with but are distinctive from those of practising directly.

Stage 2 Certification is designed to equip you to support the Foundation, Intermediate and
Advanced courses.  This could be via:
I Matter Direct 
Working in your own agreed locality setting


A key element of your Stage 2 certification is the building of a log book of evidencing that you have taken part in discussions in a manner that demonstrate that you can recognise what is happening in everyday sessions.

The Diamond Membership can be used to support Stage 2 Certification though
you do not need to complete Stage 2 certification if you become a Diamond Member

The Member Sessions are run as follows:

Your Diamond Membership enables you to attend our Certification sessions 
1st week of the month:  Link and Lead sessions
2nd week of the month Advanced Practitioner Sessions - focus schools
3rd week of the month Lead Sessions
4th week of the month Advanced Practitioner Sessions - focus clinical roles
5th week of the month - Alumni sessions

 

Attendance Requirements
You do not have to attend every session but to complete your Stage 2 certification requirements you must work through your Lead Professional Online Preparation Course and take part in a minimum of 20 lead Sessions across 12 months.   These are in addition to your minimum core 6 study support sessions required at Stage 1.

On completion of your log book requirements you must
i) submit your log book for review and ii) take part in a discussion of your learning

Costs
The cost of Diamond Membership is £50pcm or £500pa
The review is £100 and the interview is £100 

Times
At present stage 2 Certification sessions are
Professionals - 4-5.30pm Thurs
As we build a team of certified Leads and Advanced Practitioners
We hope to offer additional dates