Recorded: EIP 2011 ● Language: English ● Duration: 27 minutes Topic: Adolescent Medicine


Speaker: PHILIP HAZELL, Conjoint Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Director of Infant Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services, Sydney and Sydney, South West Local Health Networks, Sydney, Australia

  Learning Objectives: At the end of the session participants will: (1) To understand the nature, community prevalence, associated problems, and natural history of self-injury (2) To understand the motivation for self-injury (3) To understand why our capacity to prevent the recurrence of self-injury is limited.