Ligature is a form of self-harm involving restriction of blood and oxygen flow. It is one of the methods used to attempt suicide. This course will help you to recognise and reduce risks and look at ways to support those who are vulnerable to this form of self-harm.
What is ligature.
Why might an individual use ligature.
Recognising when ligature may be used.
Supporting an individual and reducing risk.
Understand what Ligature is.
Identify why someone may use ligature.
Recognise the signs of ligature use.
Identify first aid for someone who has used a ligature.
Identify reporting methods.