The results reveal that self injury
serves an attention function.
Irun the Scar Tissue website - which helps more than 450 people to prevent self injury
Having done research on self injury
in England, I have been amazed to find a lack of provision for providing support and information in Wales.
The voluntary organisation LifeSIGNS works to raise awareness about self injury
and supports people who self injure.
It excludes death that's directly or indirectly attributable to or consequential upon intentional self injury
, suicide or entering into a dare or wager.
SANTA CLARITA - Self injury
and mutilation - known as ``cutting'' - will be discussed Tuesday at a meeting of the ACTION parent and teen support program, a group that tackles teen issues.
Simon's arms, permanently covered by long-sleeved shirts and jumpers whenever he is in public - whatever the weather - bear the ugly scars of more than a decade of self injury
In a work that may have its best use as a beginning student researcher's reference guide, the words of numerous youth, ranging from 13 up through 19, are quoted from interviews and e-mails on six specific--but not, of course, mutually exclusive--topics: teens who kill others, those who kill themselves, those who engage in sexual acts with children or adults, those who commit neonaticide, and those who purposefully engage in self injury
Panelists at the first symposium ever convened on self injury
agreed that the behavior can provide short-term relief from painful emotions, control over chaotic thoughts or experiences, and return to bodily sensations after dissociation.
is any deliberate, non-suicidal behaviour that inflicts physical harm on your body and is aimed at relieving emotional distress.
Research indicates that those who have been repeatedly abused are the most likely to inflict self injury
(Favazza & Rosenthal, 1993; Kehrberg, 1997; McLane, 1996; Simpson, 1981; Zila & Kiselica, 2001).
Some common structured instruments used are the Suicide Attempt Self Injury
Interview (SASII; Linehan et al.