Self-Injury and Cutting

Social and Behavioral

In this course, employees will learn what every staff member needs to know about non-suicidal self-injury and what they can do when it occurs. This course will cover the facts of self-injury, the psychology of self-injury, and advice for staff members.

  1. Full Course - 23 minutes
    This version is designed for all school staff.
Course Authors
Scott Poland, Ed.D.
Scott Poland, Ed.D, is a nationally recognized expert on school bullying, youth violence, suicide intervention, self injury, school safety, threat assessment, parenting and the delivery of psychological services in schools. He is a Co-Director in the Suicide and Violence Prevention Office at Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Poland is the former president of the National Association of School Psychologists.