about Self-harm/injury

 

‘Self-harm elicits all kinds of responses in helping professionals…[and unfortunately] is often perceived negatively and managed punitively.’1

 

1. Information

‘Self-harm/injury as a Response to Abuse/Prolonged and Repeated Abuse’

 

‘Self-harm/injury as a Way to Self-soothe’

 

 

‘Some Suggestions for Helping with Self-injury’

 

‘Some Information about Scars’

 

‘Some other Self-soothing Activities/Strategies’

 

2. Links to website and book

 

(odt version)

 


1Andrew Reeves & Jules Howdin, ‘Considerations when working with clients who self-harm’, Talking Therapies: An Essential Anthology, 2nd edition (Leicestershire: BACP, 2008) 104.