Self-harm and suicidal thoughts in children and young people

£30.00 + VAT

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Course Overview

After completing this course you will be able to:

- List the warning signs that might suggest self-harm or suicidal thought in children young people

- Explain what you should do if you suspect self-harm

- Outline the risk factors and possible causes of self-harm and suicidal thoughts in children and young people

Course Details

Lesson Plan:

-  Introduction

- Self-harm definitions

-  Psychological factors

-  Environmental factors

-  Neurobiological factors

-  Examples of self-harm

-  Why people self-harm

-  Self-harm risk factors

-  Discloser – self-harm

- Warning signs of suicide

- What to say – suicide

- Discloser – suicide 

- Other agencies

- Early Help Basement

- Local Support


On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate


Approximately 1 hour – 1 hour and a half. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like.

Target Audience:

This course is aimed at all professionals who come into contact with children or young people.  

Entry Requirements:

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


£30 + VAT (£36.00 inc. VAT)