Suicide Awareness and Self HarmSubject categories: General Health and Social Care, Mental Health
This course is delivered using a range of methods and resources including:
Case studies, group discussions, small group activities and DVD clips.
This course has been developed and mapped to:
The Care Act 2014
Children (Leaving Care) Act 2000
Children Act 2004
Making Safeguarding Personal
And the following QCF unit:
Principles of Safeguarding and Protection in Health and Social Care
What is self-harm and suicide?
What makes a service user vulnerable to self-harm and suicide?
Signs of self-harm and/or thoughts of suicide
The Dysfunctional Cycle
Responding with intervention models
Empowering the individual
Recording and reporting
State how to respond to both issues and understanding empowerment
List ways to reduce the likelihood of suicide and self-harm
State how to recognise and report suicide and self-harm