Self-Harm: Parent & Carer Bespoke Live Online Session 

Date: Tuesday 11th May 2021

Time: 12-1pm


The session will cover:

• Introduction to the new self-harm learning network – Find out about a new programme of support for parents/carers of children who self-harm

• What is self-harm and why do young people adopt this as a coping strategy

• How to approach your child if you think they are self-harming

• How to respond if your child tells you they are self-harming

• Understanding the cycle of change and responding accordingly

• Resisting the ‘fix it urge’ – why just telling them to stop is unlikely to be effective

• Seeking help for your child and your family

• Awareness of medical risk and emergency first aid

• Harm minimisation techniques

• Tolerating the distress of setbacks

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