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.
Cutting is a form of self-injury -- the person is literally making small cuts on his or
her body, usually the arms and legs. It's difficult for many people to understand.
This website is part of the Cornell Research Program on Self-Injury and Recovery
and summarizes our work, and provides links and resources to self injury ...
Nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) is the deliberate, self-inflicted destruction of body
tissue resulting in immediate damage, without suicidal intent and for purposes ...