Understanding self-harm in children - video and factsheet

Primary

A short film and factsheet to help adults learn more about self-harm in children and how to address it.

This 8-minute video features expert voices on the topic of self-harm in children, as well as the voices of young people speaking about their experiences of self-harm.

There is an accompanying fact sheet with information about why a child might self-harm, options available to manage it and where to refer to.

Using this resource

This resource is designed for:

  • use by staff in primary schools
  • sharing with parents/carers

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