Teen cutting and self injury

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No matter how you term a teenager’s problem of ‘cutting’ or burning themselves, whether it’s termed self-injury, self-mutilation or self-abuse, it is a growing problem for parents of troubled or depressed teens. Find helpful articles and resources here…

http://psychcentral.com/lib/teens-who-self-harm/0001962

http://kidshealth.org/teen/your_mind/mental_health/cutting.html

http://parentingteens.about.com/od/selfinjury/a/cutting-teen-gethelp.htm

http://www.youngwomenshealth.org/si.html

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8 thoughts on “Teen cutting and self injury

  1. One young woman, earlier cutter, told me she did this to keep her pains away from the mind. She forgot her mental health, when she cutted. For me an explanation. Thanks for sharing so important a case.
    Irene

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  2. so very well said. and so very true.

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