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Domestic Abuse and Suicide seminar (City and County workers)

March 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free
This Seminar will increase understanding of the links between domestic abuse and suicide

This webinar is aimed at increasing practitioners awareness of the links between suicide, self harm and domestic abuse.  Key speakers include Dr Vanessa Munro, one of the authors of Refuge’s research on domestic abuse and suicide (2018). Respect will also join the seminar to provide an overview of key considerations with regards to perpetrators, risk and suicide.  Harmless – locally based charity working on self harm and suicide will provide an overview of how workers can respond when working with a survivor  who is self harming or talking about suicide.

The purpose of the webinar is to:

• raise awareness of the links between domestic abuse, suicide and self-harm

• provide some key good practice principles for workers/practitioners on how to respond and where to refer when survivors talk about suicide or self-harm

• identify key risk factors with regards to perpetrators and suicide

Please bear in mind that this training does include reference to types of domestic abuse, if you are watching or taking part in this training in a shared building, if possible, please do so in a space that is not accessed by other people for the duration of the training. It is possible that any training about domestic abuse has the potential to impact on each of us personally, please be aware that this may be the case before accessing the training.

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Please bear in mind that this training does include reference to types of domestic abuse, if you are watching or taking part in this training in a shared building, if possible, please do so in a space that is not accessed by other people for the duration of the training.

It is possible that any training about domestic abuse has the potential to impact on each of us personally, please be aware that this may be the case before accessing the training.

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