Self Harm Conference

Pieta House, centre for the prevention of suicide and self-harm, in partnership St Patrick’s Mental Health Services, Ireland’s largest independent mental health service provider are hosting the 4th Self Harm Awareness Conference on Friday, 1st March 1st 2019, Self-Injury Awareness Day.

The focus of this year’s conference will be on understanding self-harm better and how to respond to self-harm. It is aimed at healthcare professionals, social care and education providers, parents, carers, policy makers and influencers.

Confirmed speakers for our 2019 conference include Ellen Townsend - Professor of Psychology at University of Nottingham and Lead of the Self-Harm Research Group (SHRG) and Professor Ella Arensman - Research Professor, College of Medicine and Health and Chief Scientist, National Suicide Research Foundation.

This one-day event dedicated to the topic of self-harm and exploring what we know, what to look out for and what directions need to be taken.

Lunch and refreshments are included in ticket price.

Tickets available here.