Unfortunately, more children are resorting to self-harm as a response to the pressures of growing up. With 60% of parents reporting they feel uncomfortable discussing self-harm with their children, thousands of children could be suffering in silence.

To help parents we’re launching a completely free online course next week that provides information on how to sensitively talk to your children about self-harm and tactics for increasing mental resilience.

Before then, take a look at our free resource pack that includes information and statistics about parental communication and self-harm.