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Self-harm Essential Knowledge Course

Author: selfharmUK

Product Type: Events

Price: £45.00



About this product

The Self Harm Essential Knowledge course is ideal for those who want to a basic understanding of self-harm. This training suits youth workers, teachers, those offering pastoral support in schools and anyone else who has professional involvement with young people.

The training covers the following:

  • An overview of the latest research on the extent of self-harm among young people and the particular groups at highest risk
  • An understanding of why young people self-harm and key steps to help young people reduce their harming
  • How to respond to self-harm disclosure
  • Alternative coping strategies for individuals who self-harm
  • An understanding of physical and emotional indicators of self-harm
  • The impact of online communities and social media
  • Where to refer young people to specialist support for self-harm and an introduction to the resources that are available

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