SELF-HARM AWARENESS SESSION
A 2.5hr session delivered by Steve O’Driscoll who self-harmed for over 20 years and managed to overcome his problems and now shares his experiences to help and support others and also facilitates a group in Newcastle to support people who self-harm.
The session covers:
What is self-harm?
Types of self-harm.
What makes people self-harm?
How does it feel?
Are people who do mentally ill?
Signs to look out for.
What if you don’t get help?
How you support a person.
Self-harm first aid kit.
Steve will also share his journey of recovery.
The session is very relaxed and there is plenty of opportunity to ask those unanswered questions around a subject that is still taboo to many in society.
Time: 1pm – 3pm
Dates: 16th Jan, then again on 27th Feb Location: Anderson House
Course Leader: Steve O’Driscoll