Self-injury refers to deliberate, self-inflicted tissue damage such as cutting or burning. Self-injury has reached alarming proportions among our youth; studies show that 14-24% of adolescents and young adults have engaged in this behavior at least once, with a quarter of these reporting current, chronic self-injury. Helpers are increasingly encountering young people who are involved with self-injury. This manual will assist readers in understanding the experience and motivations of adolescents who intentionally injure themselves. In addition, practical strategies for working with youth struggling with this complex issue will be presented. Readers of this manual will increase their insight regarding self-injury behavior in youth and be provided with a framework for effective intervention. 64 pages.
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Self-Injury Behavior in Youth
Issues and Strategies
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