Research & Development
There are many ways to get involved with research, at Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
Professor Keith Hawton and his team from the University of Oxford investigate how best to prevent self-harm, particularly in high risk groups. Any changes in the prevalence of deliberate self-harm can have important clinical implications for both general medical and psychiatric services. Their research feeds into a wealth of public resources which are constantly being revised to offer the latest guidance.
ResourcesRecent resources produced in conjunction with Oxford Health Foundation Trust include:
- Free downloadable Guide for Parents and Carers of young people who have self-harmed.
- Descriptions of parent experiences for parents and carers of young people who have self-harmed, including video and audio clips illustrating their stories. This was developed in collaboration with Healthtalk.org.