Self-harm (SH), also known as self-injury, is defined as the intentional, direct
injuring of body tissue, done without suicidal intentions. These terms are used in
Other forms of self-injury include excessive scratching to the point of drawing
blood, punching self or objects, infecting oneself, inserting objects into body ...
Self-harm or self-injury means hurting yourself on purpose. Learn about why
people self-harm and treatment and coping.
Offers a list of treatment agencies across the USA, as well as dates for lectures
and workshops. Includes a description of the features of self-harm.
Dec 9, 2015 ... Nonsuicidal self-injury, often simply called self-injury, is the act of deliberately
harming the surface of your own body, such as cutting or burning ...
Self-harm can be a way of coping with problems. It may help you express feelings
you can't put into words, distract you from your life, or release emotional pain.
Nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) is the deliberate, self-inflicted destruction of body
tissue resulting in immediate damage, without suicidal intent and for purposes ...
Self injury, also called self-harm, self-mutilation, or simply cutting, is defined as
any intentional injury to one's own body. Usually, self-injury leaves marks or ...
Cutting. It's a practice that is foreign, frightening, to parents. It is not a suicide
attempt, though it may look and seem that way. Cutting is a form of self-injury --