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Self-Harm awareness session

Mon 15 November, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop helps you debunk self-harm myths and defines self-harm, understanding why people self-harm. It will also explore how people can recover from self-harm and give tools and tips for how to support someone who self-harms.

Duration: 1 week

Who is this online session for?
Carers who are supporting someone who is self-harming or would like more information on self-harm.

Outcomes of this online session

By the end of the session you will have:

  • An increased understanding of difficulties that can lead to self-harm.
  • An increased understanding of indicators of possible self-harm.
  • Practical advice about how to raise concerns with the person you support and professionals.

Delivered by
Rachel, Locality Team Edinburgh Self Harm Project, Penumbra.

Online Instructions
This event will be delivered online via Zoom. Details of how to join the event will be sent you via email once you have registered. Please note, if you do not get an email with Zoom details for the event you have registered for please contact VOCAL on 0131 622 6666.

There is a limit on the number of spaces for this event. You will be notified if you need to go on the waiting list for this event.
Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run some may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.


Mon 15 November, 2021
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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0131 622 6666


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