CHILDREN’S SERVICE TRAINING – Self-Harm Awareness
CHILDREN’S SERVICE TRAINING
Course: Self-Harm Awareness
Venue & Date:
Llanelli – 16/1/18
Time: 0930 – 1230 or 1330-1630
Duration: Half day
Course Tutor: Mike “Alfie” Howard
Who is it aimed at?
Practitioners working with young people. Those working within preventative roles/services
What are the objectives?
Delegates will be able to –
- Identify the range of self-harming behaviours
- Identify the risks for self-harming behaviours
- Support individuals and families to maintain their safety and seek appropriate help
How will it make a difference?
Practitioners will have increased knowledge and confidence to identify and raise the issue with children/young people. They will know what is the appropriate action to take in a crisis situation to keep a person safe from immediate risk to life.
They will be able to help develop strategies with an individual to reduce the risk of carrying out self-harming behaviours.
Please note that a maximum of 2 places may be offered per organisation, so please list your applicants in order of priority.
Please state AM or PM.
Applications to: Nia L Davies NLDavies@carmarthenshire.gov.uk
Carmarthenshire County Council, Learning & Development,
Block 2, First Floor, St David’s Park, Jobswell Road,
Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, SA31 3HB