The purpose of this course is to help you understand what self-harm is, why someone self-harms and how to support the individual.
Self-harm is when somebody intentionally damages or injures their body. A person may use physical pain as a way of distracting themselves from emotional pain, giving them temporary relief. Written in partnership with the School and Public Health Nurses Association, the purpose of this course is to help you understand why someone self-harms and know how to support the individual.
The course covers important aspects of self-harm such as:
- what self-harm is and why people self-harm
- common triggers
- different types of self-harm
- indicators that someone may be self-harming
- the support in place to help someone who is self-harming
- ways of accessing support for someone who is self-harming
- further support on self-harm (e.g. services and helplines)
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Price £10.50 excl. VAT
Max. Duration 1 hour
Target Audience All
- Level 2 course (as graded against the nationally accepted levels, equivalent to GCSE grades A*-C)
- One module with a multiple-choice questionnaire
- One CPD credit
- Optional narration of the course module and questionnaire for accessibility
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- 70% pass mark
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