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In this course, you will learn how to develop a psychologically informed environment. The course will look at the 5 key elements that make up a psychologically informed environment, and show how frontline staff can lead the change within their service and start their journey to becoming psychologically informed.

Who is this course for?

This course is designed for frontline staff and operational managers in all services. It is advisable that services that book this course have an understanding or expectation of the psychological framework you will be using.

Course content

  • Reflecting on your current service and the reasons you should work in a psychologically informed way
  • Defining PIE - what PIE is and the rationale for services using this approach
  • The 5 key principles of PIE
  • How to apply the 5 principles in your role using a Strengths-Based Approach and how to embed reflective practice into your service
  • How to link into services who have already implemented a PIE approach
  • What skills do you need to work in a psychologically informed way?
  • The challenges of working in a psychologically informed way
  • How to plan for long term implementation of PIE into your service through effective action plans.



Sessions are not recorded. Slides will be sent electronically.


Member rate: £125 per person

Non-Member rate: £165 per person


Bookings can be made via Eventbrite.

If you are booking training places for 3 or more people an invoice can be raised, please email Lana.Newby@homelesslink.org.uk with the names and email addresses of the delegates you wish to book.

Cancellation policy

Please find our cancellation policy for public online delivered training here

Bookings for larger groups

This course is also available to be booked for staff teams of up to 20 people, to be delivered online "in-house" in live interactive sessions on dates to suit your organisation. This course can booked to be delivered in-person (subject to government advice).

Please contact James.Cuming@homelesslink.org.uk or telephone James on 07375 042 815 for more information. Prices are from £990 for up to 20 staff members.

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