Self-Harm workshop

When 27 June at 10:00am to 3:30pm
Provided by Battle Scars
Description This workshop is suitable for professionals working with people who self-harm or come across people who self-harm through their work (e.g. mental health staff, pastoral care staff working in schools / colleges / universities, social care staff, support workers, youth workers, GPs, police officers, housing officers etc.) If you're a parent or carer interested in attending please bear in mind that you may find this workshop upsetting. Please contact us before booking. 
What is covered:           
Who self harms?
 
Why do people self-harm? 
Recognising and dealing with triggers 
How do self-harm urges feel and how to recognise when one is experiencing them
Positive & negative effects of self harm
The sufferer's challenges when reaching for help 
Management of self-harm and how to help
Do's and don’ts 
Suggestions on how to interact with those who self-harm and how to deal with parents of children who self-harm 
Battle Scars is a survivor led organisation and all our training is delivered by survivors. 

Refreshments and biscuits are provided but lunch is not included so please bring your own. 
In-house training is also available. Please contact us for more information info@battle-scars-self-harm.org.uk 07410 380747
Venue Stocks Hill Mental Health Hub
Chapel Lane Armley Leeds LS12 2DJ
Learning outcomes To provide delegates with insight and understanding. To increase the delegates confidence to offer better support those affected by self-harm.
Suitable for This workshop is suitable for professionals working with people who self-harm or come across people who self-harm through their work (e.g. mental health staff, pastoral care staff working in schools / colleges / universities, social care staff, support workers, youth workers, GPs, police officers, housing officers etc.) If you're a parent or carer interested in attending please bear in mind that you may find this workshop upsetting. Please contact us before booking.
How to book Via the booking form on our website. All bookings are by invoice.
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Cost £60 per delegate £50 per delegate from a voluntary sector organisation Extra 10% off for 5 or more delegates (booked at the same time on one workshop)