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FREE Self Harm & Suicide Alertness Training

Monday 22 January 2018, 9.30am, until Thursday 22 March, 1.00pm

Self Harm & Suicide Alertness Training for Professionals Working with Children & Young People


Carlisle East Fire Station:

15th Jan | 12th Feb | 26th Feb | 7th March
All sessions 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

Carlisle East Fire Station, CA1 3QD

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Workington Fire Station:

22nd Jan | 19th Feb | 2nd March | 21st March

All sessions 9.30am - 1pm

Workington Fire Station, CA14 5DX

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Penrith Fire Station:

9th Jan (am) | 5th Feb (am) | 12th March (pm)
AM sessions 9:30 am-1:00 pm | PM sessions 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Penrith Fire Station, CA10 2BD

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Workshop includes casestudies, videos and group disscussion

Learning Outcomes include:

  • Looking at the local and national context and being aware that self harm and suicide are major public health issues.
  • Dispelling some of the myths about self harm and suicide and looking at our own attitudes as well as those of the wider society.
  • Helping staff to identify issues, discuss and help a young person seek further help.
  • Understanding the importance of asking directly about thoughts of suicide and the importance of safety planning.

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Other dates around Cumbria:

  • Barrow Fire Station: 12th Jan, 26th Jan, 22nd Feb, 23rd Feb, 8th March, 22nd March, 20th April, 26th April. All sessions 9:30 am -1:00 pm
  • Kendal Fire Station: 12th Jan, 26th Jan, 9th Feb, 22nd Feb, 9th March, 23rd March, 19th April, 27th April. All sessions 9:00 am- 12:30 pm

For more details or to book sessions in Barrow and Kendal, contact

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