Why Teens Intentionally Hurt Themselves

Publication: Healthline
Published on: June 17, 2015
Description: New research shows that self-harming behavior may be on the rise among teens. Those who do it say it’s a way to deal with emotional pain.

Tags: self-harming, self-inflicted injuries, cutting, emotional pain, emotions, teens, teenagers, adolescents

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Not all people who hurt themselves (e.g. cutting) intend to commit suicide. For many, it’s a way to deal with emotional pain.