It is difficult to know exactly how many children and young people self-harm. Often they do this in secret and feel very ashamed. 

Self-harm can include cutting, burning and hitting themselves. 

Self-harm toolkit

Self-harm toolkit [103.0 KB] [docx]

Self-harm guidance [76.8 KB] [docx]

Safety plan for secondary school pupils [229.8 KB] [pdf] (for printing)

Safety plan for primary school pupils [60.8 KB] [pdf](for printing)

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