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  1. Managing Self-Harm

    Psychological Perspectives

    Edited by Anna Motz

    Self-harm often arises at moments of despair or emotional intensity, and its reasons are not necessarily available to the conscious mind. Managing Self-Harm explores the meaning and impact of self-harm, and the sense in which it is a language of the body. It is designed to help...

    Published July 2nd 2009 by Routledge

  2. Relating to Self-Harm and Suicide

    Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Practice, Theory and Prevention

    Edited by Stephen Briggs, Alessandra Lemma, William Crouch

    Alessandra Lemma - Winner of the Levy-Goldfarb Award for Child Psychoanalysis! Relating to Self-Harm and Suicide presents original studies and research from contemporary psychoanalysts, therapists and academics focusing on the psychoanalytic understanding of suicide and self-harm, and how this can...

    Published April 6th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Culture and Self-Harm

    Attempted Suicide in South Asians in London

    By Dinesh Bhugra

    Series: Maudsley Series

    Attempted suicide is a matter of serious public health concern. Culture and Self-Harm considers the factors that may contribute to this increased rate of self-harm and suicide among south Asians in London, which cannot be blamed on migration alone. Cultural pressures that dictate the way stress is...

    Published September 22nd 2004 by Psychology Press

  4. Self-Harm Behavior and Eating Disorders

    Dynamics, Assessment, and Treatment

    Edited by John L. Levitt, Ph.D., Randy A. Sansone, M.D., Leigh Cohn, M.A.T.

    The number of eating disorders patients presenting with symptoms of self-harm is growing quickly, and yet there is surprisingly little known about this unique population. Self-Harm Behavior and Eating Disorders explores the prevalent but largely uncharted relationship between self-injury behaviors...

    Published September 3rd 2004 by Routledge

  5. Life After Self-Harm

    A Guide to the Future

    By Ulrike Schmidt, Kate Davidson

    In many countries there has been an alarming increase in rates of suicide and self-harm, yet the stigma attached to these difficulties often leads to sub-optimal care. Life After Self-Harm: A Guide to the Future is written for individuals who have deliberately harmed themselves. Developed through a...

    Published March 17th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Self-Harm

    A Psychotherapeutic Approach

    By Fiona Gardner

    Self-harm is worryingly common in young women, and is often used as a way of easing emotional suffering. Self-Harm: A Psychotherapeutic Approach explores the issues involved from the perspective of a psychoanalytical psychotherapist. Fiona Gardner examines these issues through extensive clinical...

    Published October 10th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Women and Self Harm

    Understanding, Coping and Healing from Self-Mutilation

    By Gerrilyn Smith, Dee Cox, Jacqui Saradjian

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 30th 1999 by Routledge

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