Bespoke in-house training

Selfharm.co.uk offers a range of training sessions for those working with young people to develop an understanding, skills and confidence in this sensitive and difficult subject. Alongside our regional training we can deliver sessions at a venue of your choice at a time to suit you.  We offer 3-hour and 6-hour workshops both designed for groups up to 25, for smaller or larger groups please get in touch.

3-hour Essential knowledge Session includes:

  • An overview of the latest research on the extent of self-harm among young people and the particular groups at highest risk
  • An understanding why young people self-harm
  • An understanding the different methods young people use to self-harm and ways they may hide their harming from others
  • How to respond if a young person discloses that they self-harm
  • An awareness of the practical and emotional pressures that may arise in working with young people who self-harm
  • Where to refer young people locally to specialist support for self-harm

6-Hour in depth workshop includes:

  • Develop an understanding of the key steps to help young people reduce their harming
  • Learn questioning skills that work with young people who self-harm.
  • Find out about alternative coping strategies for young people who self-harm.
  • Discover the legal obligations of those working with young people who self-harm.
  • Get an understanding of physical, emotional and psychological indicators of self-harm.
  • Have an opportunity to develop a self-harm policy for your organisation

To find out more or to organise bespoke in-house training for your organisation just fill out the form below and we’ll be in-touch as soon as we can.

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