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Self Harm Self Mutilation Self Injury Self Violence by Untreatable .. Patient Expert Posted Fri 22 May 2009 10:10pm Self Harm Self Mutilation Self Injury Self Violence - Self harm - way too many scars - Self harm or how far I have gone to save my life - Helping someone who self harms - Self harm awareness day - Self harm awareness day continued - Other things to do then self harm - Dealing with the aftermath of a slip - Hidden marks - P ... Read on »
Bodies under Siege: Self-mutilation, Nonsuicidal Self-injury, and Body Modification in Culture and Psychiatry Reviews by Untreatable .. Patient Expert Posted Sun 15 Jul 2012 3:25am Bodies under Siege: Self-mutilation, Nonsuicidal Self-injury, and Body Modification in Culture and Psychiatry A quarter century after it was first published, Bodies under Siege remains the classic, authoritative book on self-mutilation. Now in its third edition, this invaluable work is updated throughout with findings from hundreds of ... Read on »
Bodies under Siege: Self-mutilation, Nonsuicidal Self-injury, and Body Modification in Culture and Psychiatry by Untreatable .. Patient Expert Posted Fri 18 Nov 2011 9:43pm A quarter century after it was first published, Bodies under Siege remains the classic, authoritative book on self-mutilation. Now in its third edition, this invaluable work is updated throughout with findings from hundreds of new studies, discussions of new models of self-injury, an assessment of the S.A.F.E. (Self Abuse Fin ... Read on »
Nationwide Workshops Help Therapists Combat Self-Mutilation in Adolescents by Dr. Romeo V. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted Tue 03 Feb 2009 11:22pm Therapists across Canada have been reporting a rising trend of children and adolescents who injure themselves. Children as young as eleven have been engaging in self-mutilation including repeated cutting, scratching, branding (burning themselves with hot objects), excessive body piercings, and hair pulling. While an estimated one per cent of adul ... Read on »
A Bright Red Scream: Self-Mutilation and the Language of Pain Reviews by Untreatable .. Patient Expert Posted Sat 15 Oct 2011 8:15am Marilee Strong deconstructs the stereotypes and dispels the myths surrounding the phenomenon of self-mutilation and gets to the heart of the matter by way of her subjects.”A bright red scream” is how one of the subjects Marilee Strong interviews in this chilling yet compassionate study of self-mutilation describes the sensa ... Read on »
One out of five college students self mutilate by Ron Graham Patient Expert Posted Wed 01 Oct 2008 8:01pm Can you imagine the number of students on your caseload if that figure were almost one fifth of your school’s entire population? Its possible. It would be a reality if the number of students in a recent study of self mutilation rates among college students are accurate, and that entire group came to you with a proper diagnosis. Let ... Read on »
Cutting: Understanding and Overcoming Self-Mutilation by Untreatable .. Patient Expert Posted Wed 19 Oct 2011 10:15pm The author of the seminal and groundbreaking Treating and Overcoming Anorexia Nervosa now explains the phenomena of self-mutilation, a disorder that affects as many as two million Americans.Cutting takes the reader through the psychological experience of the person who seeks relief from mental pain and anguish in self-inflict ... Read on »
The Self Mutilator by Lollygag Posted Mon 16 Aug 2010 9:05am I am a young woman who survived a cutting addiction. I am here to talk with ANY young person if they may or may not be dealing with this issue in all forms. Please do not hesitate to contact me. You can email me at dogiewog@yahoo.com. Thank you.    Here is my story. Young ladies who read this DO NOT take this as me encouraging teen pregnanc ... Read on »
Self Injurious Behavior by Kate McLaughlin. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 12 Dec 2008 1:26pm Self injury is called many things: Self-inflicted violence, self-injury, self-harm, para-suicide, delicate cutting, self-abuse, self-mutilation. But what is it? Self-injury is the repeated act of attempting to alter your mood by inflicting physical harm serious enough to cause tissue damage to your body. “Tissue damage” means tears, brui ... Read on »
March 1st is International Self Injury Awareness Day by Dr. Deb Patient Expert Posted Tue 28 Feb 2012 9:56am What do these high profile individuals have in common? Singer, Fiona Apple; Comedian, Russell Brand; Actress, Drew Barrymore; Actor, Johnny Depp; Actor, Colin Farrell; Actress, Megan Fox; Actress, Angelina Jolie; Singer, Demi Lovato and Princess Diana.... Before finding emotional health, they struggled with self-injury. Self-Injur ... Read on »