Episode 2: Self-Harm Awareness for GPs

Episode 2: Self-Harm Awareness for GPs

Thank you for tuning in to the second episode of the hot topics podcast from Lincolnshire LMC. This podcast is aimed at clinicians working in primary care in Lincolnshire.

This episode features the fantastic Naomi Watkins-Ligudzinska from Lincolnshire's NW Counselling Hub talking about how to deal with consultations involving self-harm, spotting self-harm and how to risk assess our patients. There is a wealth of advice on communication challenges, showing empathy and keeping our patients safe.

Check out Naomi's team over at NW Counselling Hub and please consider following them on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

The following resources are provided to complement your learning:

Talking about self-harm | NHS - YouTube

Dr Brené Brown, "The Power of Empathy" - YouTube

Dr Brené Brown - "The Power of Vulnerability" TED talk

The Lincolnshire LMC website will soon be providing a video version of this podcast with a PowerPoint presentation and additional resources.

First Published
8 February 2021
Updated On
15 September 2023
Due to be Reviewed
5 September 2024
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