Self-harmSubject category: Safeguarding and Legal
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?
What makes a service user vulnerable to self-harm?
Signs of self-harm
The Dysfunctional Cycle
Responding with intervention models
Empowering the individual
Recording and reporting
State how to respond to both situations involving individuals self-harming
List ways to reduce the likelihood of self-harm
State how to record and report incidences of self-harm