Forest through the trees

Self-Injury Revisited

People who purposly hurt themselves are not seaking attention or trying to commit suicide. Self-Infliction is different from attempted suicide - it is a method to cope with pain. The severity of the wound doe not define the level of pain (or sickness). Self-injury is self-injury, regardless if it leaves a scar or not.


Self-Harm – Cutting – Self-Injury

When I do a search for the term "self-harm" most of the results I get are from United Kingdom websites. I don' know why.  I also notice that most of the results relate to young-people and self-harm.  That makes sense, since it appears to affect more kids than adults. So what self-injury or self-harm? Self-harm … Continue reading Self-Harm – Cutting – Self-Injury