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Training Impact

On parents-carers

Feedback from Parents-Carers

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I MATTER CORE:  

Before starting out on this training we were in a state of crisis or overwhelm but ready to learn.   I have liked how clear & simply put together the whole course is.   it is so well delivered for anyone to understand and highly informative.  I enjoyed every bit of it.  It has been game changing for our family.   Parent of child with additional needs - Core Step 1 Course

The Getting Started workshop really got me thinking.  Then the short clips were asy to fit in to my day. I like a person talking to me rather than reading it. It makes it more personal, more supportive and more reassuring. The reflective question at the end made me look back on what had happened n a positive way about my day-to-day work and at home with my family.     Parent and Teacher - Core Step 1 Course

“This training has been so much more than I expected it to be. I have learned so many things that have changed my understanding of myself and of my child. I have worked with many services before this but this has really made the difference. Now I know why I Matter ”    Parent of a Complex Child - Core Step 1-2 Course


The I Matter approach of dealing with the adults before the children is such a useful way to look at things and has turned the dynamics on its head for me. I realised my stress levels are having a huge impact on all of us as a family and learning to change this is starting to make a difference.   Parent of Challenging Teen - Core Step 1-2 Course

"The information drawn together in I Matter Training is like gold dust for parents and carers and teachers of the child who is challenging us.  I am loving the training and finding it so interesting!" - Parent and Foster Carer.- Core and Extended Journey

This has been an excellent course.  I liked how it showed compassion to parents and children.   I am making lots of changes!   Parent of 2 and 5yr old who completed Core Step 1-2

I am a HLTA *Higher Level Teaching Assistant) but also a parent and foster carer. I work with primary aged children, have 3 teenagers, and foster toddlers! This course has been so valuable for each and every relationship I encounter on a daily basis.  HLTA, Foster Carer and Parent Core and Extended Journey

With this course I have been able to address past difficulties that happened with my son and help my grandchild.  Things have shifted, and we are all more often relaxed and regulated together.  Our relationships have strengthened.  Thank you for I Matter    Grandparent and Teacher Core and Extended Journey


MORE FEEDBACK FROM PROFESSIONALS

MORE FEEDBACK FROM PARENTS=CARERS 

  • Relationship Health Matters - I Matter Training

    “The Kendal Integrated Care Community has adopted the I Matter Framework as a foundation for our thinking about how to work together in our community to help children and young people and families. Professionals and parents are learning together. It feels good.”

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    GP Safeguarding Lead Kendal Integrated Care Community

  • Relationship Health Matters - I Matter Training

    “This course has been so much more than I expected it to be. I have learned so many things that have changed my understanding of myself and of my child. I have worked with many services before this but this has really made the difference. Now I know why I Matter ”

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    Parent of complex child

  • Relationship Health Matters - I Matter Training

    “The I Matter approach of dealing with the adults before the children is such a useful way to look at things and has turned the dynamics on its head for me. I realised my stress levels are having a huge impact on all of us as a family and learning to change this is starting to make a difference.”

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    of challenging teenager

  • Relationship Health Matters - I Matter Training

    “EVERY parent and teacher would benefit from this course. Parent carers are a group of people I would like to get this to. This would be a fantastic opportunity to bring a very isolated group of people together to improve the situation they are in. ”

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    Children and adults of all ages

  • Relationship Health Matters - I Matter Training

    “I am a HLTA but also a parent and foster carer. I work with primary aged children, have 3 teenagers, and foster toddlers! This course has been so valuable for each and every relationship I encounter on a daily basis. ”

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    Trained for work and home purposes

  • Relationship Health Matters - I Matter Training

    “Thoroughly brilliant course. Has made an big impact on my own well-being which has meant that I have been more able to cope better with the expected and unexpected aspects of life in a calmer rational manner!! ”

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    Key Stage 4 Leader and Parent

  • Relationship Health Matters - I Matter Training

    “The Headteacher and other staff now come to me. They are starting to spot the families who would be helped by some I Matter Training. I work flexibly - sometimes just with the parents and sometimes with the parent and child together.. We use the posters and I can see the moments when the pennies start to drop. This is a new way of working for us. I find it exciting to see the changes that happen. ”

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    Teacher - Lead Professional

  • Relationship Health Matters - I Matter Training

    “The registration questionnaire really got me thinking. I realised how isolated I had let myself become and that this was not helping me or my child. I took action the next day and phoned a friend. I also made another follow-up appointment to speak with my GP. ”

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