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Self-Harm awareness session

Tue 18 August, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 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 self-harm
  • An increased understanding of indicators possible self-harm
  • Practical advice about how to raise concerns with the person you support and professionals

Delivered by
Torin Forest, Peer Recovery Worker, Edinburgh Self Harm Project, Penumbra

Online instructions
This course will be delivered online. Details of how to join the meeting will be sent you via email once you have registered.


Tue 18 August, 2020
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Carer Training
0131 622 6666

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