Tuesday, October 18, 2005

Resource - "cutting her body"

People who cut often have feelings of inadequacy from growing up, difficulty with problem-solving and communicating pain, and also suffer from depression, impulsivity and aggression. It's also common among people who grew up with abuse, neglect or invalid feelings for one reason or another. A cutter typically has poor interpersonal relationships and a shaky sense of self.

Important article for all youthworkers to read.
HT: Thunderstruck

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