STORM – skills training in children and young people's suicide prevention and self-harm mitigation

Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood
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Target Audience
Schools / Social Care Staff / Voluntary Sector Workers
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Children and Young People / Public Health & Wellbeing
Children and Young People subcategories
Mental Health / Safeguarding Children
Public Health & Wellbeing subcategories
Children and Young People's Mental Health / Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing
Event description
This 1-day course is specifically for staff in the council's Transition To Independence team.

The training is for staff working with complex people or situations. It aims to develop skills and confidence in order to help children and young people around self-harm and suicide prevention.
Learning outcomes

Focusing on suicide, self-injury and self-poisoning

To develop a good understanding of self-harm
To promote a positive and enabling approach
To develop skills in:

Assessment of risk & vulnerability
Short term safety planning
Future safety planning

Start Date
Tuesday 18 June 2019
End Date
Tuesday 18 June 2019
Closing Date
Monday 17 June 2019
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event