Self Harm Awareness Training
Course: Self Harm Awareness
Venue / Date(s): Carmarthen – 22 January 2020 Llanelli – 16 July 2019
Time: 0930 – 1230
Duration: ½ day
Course Tutor: Mike “Alfie” Howard
Who is it aimed at?
Practitioners working with young people. Those working within preventative roles/services, Foster carers
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.
For further information please contact: LearningandDevelopment@carmarthenshire.gov.uk