Welcome to the course!

Welcome to the PROSOCIAL facilitator training course.

This 6 week training will give you everything you need to begin facilitating groups to improved cooperation using the Prosocial process.

The course is designed to give you a simple but highly effective set of tools for mobilising deep change with individuals and groups. In particular, it will help you help groups to become more purposeful, equitable, inclusive, accountable and harmonious, even if they have experienced conflict or disengagement.


Week 1: Overview and introduction to PROSOCIAL: Readings and experiential exercises to introduce Prosocial's 8 Core Design Principles for effective collaboration.

Week 2: Core Design Principle 1 (CDP1): An introduction to the individual ACT Matrix for surfacing individual interests and building psychological flexibility.

Week 3: Consolidating CDP1: Using the collective ACT matrix to build shared purpose and identity

Week 4: Using the evaluation and research tools. Working through the other principles using the collective ACT matrix

Week 5: Deepening understanding of the core design principles.

Week 6: Pitching Prosocial to groups with whom you might work. Consolidating your learning so that you are ready to apply the course.