Self-injury resources and helpful links

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Be very careful when searching the web for sites regarding self-injury.  Although they may mean well, many sites are very triggering to the self-injurer and may escalate or even induce a self-harm incident.  Many web sites warn prospective surfers that their content may be triggering.  It is important that an individual who is close to […]

The emo fad and self-injury

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Self-injury can start early in life, research suggests that early onset self-injury is common around the age of 7, although it can begin earlier. Most often, however, self-injury behaviors begin in middle adolescence between the ages of 12 and 15. This is also the time when adolescent mids are open to suggestion from outside sources […]