Functional analysis of episodic self-injury
correlated with recurrent otitis media.
delivered toys, spoke friendly words) every 30-s, provided he did not engage in self-injury
during the last 5-s of the interval.
These qualifications specify the type of self-injury
that is the focus of the HIRE model.
Goal 2: Standardize the nomenclature used to describe the spectrum of self-injury
phenomena and develop a uniform classification system;
With this experimentally verified hypothesis regarding the escape function of self-injury
under specific motivational conditions, two derived treatment contingencies should be imposed.
used to be associated with severe psychiatric disorders and hatred of body image, but a new breed has emerged.
With an ostensible recent increase in self-injury
prevalence in the adolescent population, it is important that school counselors recognize the signs and symptoms of self-injury
and have the knowledge needed to appropriately intervene and best help these students (Kress et al.
The correlation between intensity and frequency of self-injury
and deprivation and satiation of attention, escape, and tangibles as reinforcement is that the intensity and frequency does increase in the respective cases (e.
Cutting is the most common form of self-injury
, but burning, head banging and scratching are also common.
The couple run a website under the banner of a self-injury
Today, on Self-Injury
Awareness Day, she has been abusing her body for 15 years without ever managing to stop.
is probably the result of many different factors, such as a lack of role models, or never learning appropriate ways of expressing emotion;