Plymouth & District Mind will be running a course on Monday 17th June between 10:00 – 16:00 on understanding self-harm more widely.
Topics covered include:
- Definitions (of self-harm)
- History (of self-harm)
- Psychology (of self-harm)
- Why people self-harm
- How to help people who are using self-harm as coping strategy
The course is suitable for anyone wanting to better understand self-harm; health and social care professionals, staff in other statutory and voluntary organisations, as well as friends, family and carers.
It may also be of use to people who have self-harmed, or who want to understand this. Please note: the content of the course may be triggering to those currently, or recently self-harming.
For more information and to book tickets for this course, please visit