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August 2010

Teen Self-Harming, No One Knows the Reason Why

by Staff, on at risk, at risk blog, at risk youth, self harm, self harming, self harming teens, self injury

We have all seen or heard, or even witnessed teenagers with self inflicted cuts and bruises on the body. Most of us find it too difficult to comprehend. In fact it’s not just us, the regular parents, who don’t understand. Physiologists have determined the need for cutting and the effect of it, but how someone gets the idea is way beyond anyone’s grasp. That…