Understanding Self-Harm Seminar

Understanding Self-Harm Seminar

Understanding Self-Harm Seminar for Parents

 This two-hour awareness presentation on Understanding Self-Harm for parents will explore the topic of self-harm with a focus on why people self-harm, prevalence rates, myths, functions and motivations.

It will also explore helpful and non-helpful responses, alternative and substitute behaviours, information on services and supports available to parents


Venue:                  Laois Education Centre

Dates:                   Tuesday 8th October 2019

Time:                   7pm – 9pm

Facilitator:           Josephine Rigney, Resource Officer for Suicide Prevention – Laois/Offaly

Essential seminar for parents

To book a place on the above course:

  • Parents can contact Yvonne, Laois Education Centre at (057) 8672402


  • There is no fee for the above course.
  • Booking is essential.
  • Places are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis.