Understanding and Responding to Self-Harm

Self-harm is an increasingly common issue that parents are often challenged by.
This presentation gives parents the opportunity to hear national trends and statistics
as well as evidence based strategies to approach the topic of self-harm. Parents will
also learn the psychology behind self-harm, where to refer to and what to do if they
suspect their child is self-harming. It also focuses on self-care strategies and ways
we can encourage young people to manage stress and negative feelings.