Conference Theme for 2023: Keeping Access and Commitment High When Resources are Low

2022 has brought new developments in the field of self-harm and suicide prevention, not least with the release of the new NICE guidelines for self-harm. If you want to learn what this means for you, your organisation and your work, join Harmless. On Wednesday 1st March 2023, The national centre of excellence for Self-Harm and Suicide Prevention will be leading Self Harm Awareness Day on the theme of suicide prevention starts here. In line with this day of significance, Harmless will also host their eighth national conference with a range of expert speakers on a variety of topics pertinent to the field of self-harm and suicide prevention.

As in previous years, the conference will be shaped around the following five strategic areas:

  • Collaborative partnership
  • Service user representation
  • Effective practice
  • Driving change
  • Overcoming stigma and discrimination

The conference gathers leading academics and experts in the fields of self-harm and suicide.

Harmless are charging a fixed fee of just £100.00 for Face-to-Face admission, to access quality, specialist, evidence-based, CPD-accredited content. They expect this event to be in high demand therefore will also LIVE STREAM for a small, fixed fee of £55.00. These fees will cover administration costs and help to sustain Harmless’ life-saving support sessions to those impacted by self-harm and suicide across the UK.

Harmless have an amazing line up of Confirmed Speakers:

Professor Nav Kapur

More great speakers to be confirmed

As ever, delegates can expect to take away from the conference a range of knowledge, inspiration and practical applications for the implementation in real life personal and professional situations. Learning from some of the leaders in the field, delegates will have access to sessions that can drive change in the field of self-harm prevention.

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