Listen-up!
Understanding and helping looked-after young people who self-harm
University of Nottingham
  

Baseline data collection completed 

September 04, 2015

The Listen-up! project has completed collection of baseline data. 

Thank you to everyone who has shown an interest in the project and a huge thank you to everyone who has taken part. The findings of the project will become available in due course.


Free self-harm awareness training 

March 06, 2015 

The Listen-up! project in collaboration with Harmless are offering FREE self-harm awareness training for foster carers/residential staff. This training is open to all foster carers/residential staff but will be particularly helpful to those supporting a young person who self-harms.

The dates and times for this training are:

25th March 2015     09.30-11.30am.
27th March 2015     1.00-3.00pm.

The training will take place in the School of Psychology at the University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD (room: The Social Space, A Floor).

Please email: Ruth.Wadman@nottingham.ac.uk to register.              
                           

One East Midlands blog about Listen-up!

February  16, 2015

One East Midlands, the regional network for the voluntary and community sector (VCS) in the East Midlands have blogged about the Listen-up! project to help us with recruitment.

Read their blog here:

http://www.oneeastmidlands.org.uk/node/4732

YoungMinds blog about Listen-up!

October 8, 2014

YoungMinds, a leading charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people have blogged about the Listen-up! project to help us with recruitment.

It is really important we reach young people so that their voices can be heard regarding their experiences of self-harm and the services designed to help them.

Read their blog here:

www.youngminds.org.uk/news/blog/2255_listen-up_helping_looked-after_young_people_who_self-harm

Harmless blog about Listen-up!

 September 15, 2014

Harmless, a user-led organisation providing a range of services for self-harm including support, information, training and consultancy to people who self-harm, their friends and families and professionals have blogged about the Listen-up! project to help us with recruitment.

Read their blog here:

www.harmless.org.uk/blog/can-you-help-listen-up-with-their-self-harm-research-5.html

Listen-up!

Email: listenup@nottingham.ac.uk

This project is funded by the Department of Health's Policy Research Programme: http://www.prp-ccf.org.uk/