Suicide and self-harm - 1 day

Southwark Employees Price: £0 Associates Price: £0


Who is it for?

This course is for all working within all agencies working with adults, teenagers and young adults who are at risk of self-harming or suicide.

What does it cover?

This course will cover..

  • The issues in terms of risk, prevention and response
  • Identification of social and physical changes that occur
  • Application of risk assessment skills
  • Evidence based responses and ways of generating hope

What are the course outcomes?

 Participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the definitions, differences and commonalities in suicide and self-harm and legal position of each.
  • Understand the types and causes of self-harm and explore the diversity of impact in different adult groups identify different manifestations and potential suicide risk
  • Confidently spot key triggers and report them successfully
  • Apply risk assessment strategies to support suicide prevention
  • Put in place preventative measures to reduce the risk to a person's wellbeing.
  • Analyse the ethical questions that should underpin and influence practice such as how to balance protection and autonomy and how to recognise and control the need to control in ourselves.

Book dates available for this course

29 Jan 09:30 Prospero House 241 Borough High Street, London SE1 1GA 0 Spaces Left 08 Mar 09:30 Training Room G01b, Ground Floor, 160 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2QH 0 Spaces Left 26 Apr 09:30 Conference Room G06 (OD) Ground Floor 160 Tooley Street London SE1 2QH 0 Spaces Left 18 May 09:30 Training Room G01b, Ground Floor, 160 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2QH 2 Spaces Left

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