Self Harm: What's the Harm? (2 Sessions - Tues 28th Sept & 5th Oct)
9.30am - 1pm
This 1-day workshop aims to help dispel the myths about self harm and equip participants to support people who may self harm. At the end of the programme, participants will be able to: - State a definition of self harm, which recognises that it is predominantly a coping strategy - Describe the difference between self harm and suicide - Discuss the spectrum of self harm behaviour - Describe the emotional, social and physiological factors that may underlie self harming behaviours - Reflect on your own feelings and reactions to self harm and how these can impact on interventions - Describe a range of appropriate and safe responses/interventions, including harm reduction - Discuss issues which impact on working with self harm within the context of your own workplace/role. Price: Free to members. £60 non-members.
Training Organisation: Youth Scotland