Healing Environments training

Vulnerable and traumatised children and young people are powerfully affected by environmental stimuli.

This course enables learners to understand the interaction between human beings and the physical environment and to develop the knowledge and skills they need to create within their own settings, and surroundings that promote recovery from trauma.

Access this course as part of the following online course package(s):

This course will cover:
  • The impact of the environment on recovery from trauma
  • What is stress regulation?
  • Five senses and more
  • Identifying the environment for the child
  • Identifying the environment that may promote recovery
This Healing Environments course has been designed specifically for anyone who works with children and young people who are care experienced. However, it will also be useful to a wider audience of people who would like to learn more about creating a healing environment for those suffering from traumatic stress.We can deliver this course either: online, as a webinar, or as a face-to-face programme. If you have your own LMS and would like this course as a SCORM file, please get in touch.
The online version of this course will take 2 hours to complete. The webinar versions are usually 2-3 hours long and face to face delivery will usually be around 4-5 hours.

You can access this course in three ways, as an online course, as a webinar, or with face-to-face delivery.

Online courses come as part of a course bundle with unlimited access for one simple subscription.

Choose your desired delivery method from the boxes below.

Healing Environments eLearning course - Grey Matter Learning

Aims of the Healing Environments course

By the end of this course, you will:

  • Understand the impact of the environment on recovery from trauma
  • Understand the soothing and stimulating effects of different aspects of the environment
  • Know how changing the environment can help children and young people to manage their behaviour more effectively

Already have an LMS? Add this course to your platform as a SCORM file.

Choose your delivery method



Choose to take this course online on our eLearning platform.



Choose to take this course as a webinar with our expert tutors.


Face to Face

Choose face to face onsite delivery with our expert tutors.

Additional course information

Here are example screenshots of our interactive learning in action. If you would like to see more of the course features before you subscribe, feel free to book a demo with the team, who would be delighted to show you how our online courses help support meaningful training.