Understanding Self Harm Workshop

13 April 2018


Understanding Self-harm Workshop

Time -9.30-1

Venue-PIPS Hope And Support

50 Mill Street Newry

BT34 1AG



This training will give professionals working in this area the opportunity to gain more knowledge, understanding and confidence in working with the issues of self-harm and suicidal ideation and behaviours with emphasis on the impact of alcohol on these issues. It will also examine the process of crisis created by these behaviours and examine and practice the necessary intervention skills

The workshop can be tailored to meet the individual needs of the groups whether for simple information and awareness or more in-depth understanding of theories and skills. The training will comprise a combination of the following elements:

  • Definitions
  • Personal understanding and attitudes
  • The life experiences, meanings and functions for those who self-harm
  • The Person behind the behaviour
  • Understanding and dealing with Alcohol
  • The impact of Alcohol Use on Self-harm ideation and behaviour


Tea Coffee will be provided.

For more information or to register please phone Jemma -02830266195

or Email jemma@pipshopeandsupport.org


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