Short Course / CPD
No Partner College
You should attend if you are:
Anyone from any setting who comes across people who self-harm.
Maximum number of participants: 25
Dr Gillian Rayner
Dr Gillian Rayner is a senior academic, researcher, Nurse and Psychotherapist (BABCP accredited) she has worked with people who self-harm for the last 30 years in a wide variety of health settings from community to Forensic. She has provided consultation and supervision for many staff and businesses’. She has provided much in depth training for staff in this area and has published and completed research about this. Gill is passionate about improving reactions and services for people who self-harm and has recently created and piloted a new Psychotherapy group (An integration of Compassion Focused Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) at the University of Salford for people who self-harm (funded by Salford Clinical Commissioning Group). She is also working with the University of Huddersfield to develop a physical and mental health training strategy and tool for wound care for people who self-harm.
- Identify some of the functions of self-harm
- Understand why people do this
- Recognise how our own reactions effect this
- Understand how to help
We have great links with employers including household names such as Sony, BAE Systems and Apple. We also have links with the smaller companies in the region and offer help and assistance to more than 1,000 of these – with many of our graduates staying in the region it is important we develop these relationships.
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Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
£90 for full day
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