The conclusion discusses social condemnation as one of the reasons for self-injury's negative effects on women's personal relationships. Qualitative studies that further explore the view of self-injury as a positive action are suggested to better understand self-injury from the self-injurer's perspective and to alleviate the stigma of self-injury.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-01 - Publisher: Guilford Publications
This trusted practitioner resource is acclaimed for its clear, compassionate, and hopeful approach to working with clients who self-injure. Barent Walsh provides current, evidence-based knowledge about the variety and causes of self-injurious behavior, its relationship to suicidality, and how to assess and treat it effectively. Illustrated with detailed case examples,
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12-16 - Publisher: Jason Aronson, Incorporated
In this perceptive work, Dr. Robin Connors offers helpful guidelines to clinicians that will improve their capacity to respond in a direct, effective, and respectful way to people who self-injure. Key to this work is understanding the function of self-inflicted violence and its relationship to unresolved traumas and losses, including
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: The Lauer Group, Inc.
If you were raped, recently or even years ago, you know that desperate feeling of wanting to get your life back together. If it feels like everything is broken and you're all alone, this book is a safe and reliable guide to recovery.