Self-harm: introduction

This course is an introductory workshop that explores the issues of self-harm in children and young people.

By the end of this course you will gain:

  • an insight into the minds of children and young people who self-harm
  • awareness of the various types of self-harm and associated risks
  • practical strategies to engage and support children and young people who self-harm
  • confidence to support colleagues and parents / carers working with children and young people who self-harm
  • an overview of the self-harm and overdose assessment and risk management including the appropriate referral pathways
  • information on the treatments offered by the CHild and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS).

Attend event

Due to current situation regarding COVID-19 our multi-agency training calendar has been suspended until January 2021.