Working with Young People who Self Injure

Region: 
Brisbane
Organiser: 
AGENDA 2001 - Garry King
When: 
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Pricing: 
$99-
Location
Address: 
Sherwood Neighbourhood Centre 38 Thallon St, Sherwood
Suburb: 
Sherwood
State: 
QLD
Postcode: 
4 075
Contact
Name: 
Garry King
Phone No.: 
0412145934
Working with Young People - Self Harm / Self Injury Behaviours October 20 Sherwood Neighbourhhod Centre

Working with Young People - Self Harm / Self Injury Behaviours 

What participants will gain from this workshop? - Self Harm
 Understand differences and links between self harm / injury and suicidal behaviour.

 Identifying those most at risk of self harm / injury.

 Risk factors for self harm / injury behaviour.

 Protective factors for self harm / injury behaviour.

 Strategies to address self harming / injury behaviour - short / long term.

Presenter

Garry King has extensive experience with working with young people encountering the issues of self harm and suicidal behaviour. He is a peer reviewer for the International Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. Garry is an invited author for the 2015 School Social Work USA. Garry presented at the 2016 International Society for the Study of Self Injury Conference in the USA.