Self Harm

The Glamorous Life of Self-Injury | Tips for Identifying Self-Mutilation Counseling Orlando

By |February 23rd, 2011|

“It’s exciting, thrilling, and even self-gratifying?” Could this be the reason teens are mutilating their bodies at an alarming rate? Or could it be a more serious mental health issue at the core of this abnormal conduct? Why has maladaptive behaviors become popular online? Is it because we are a media driven culture? Although, it’s

Tips for Helping a Friend who is Cutting | Orlando Self Harm Counseling

By |August 6th, 2010|

Tips for helping a friend who is cutting

Orlando Self-Harm Counselor asks Should Self-Mutilation Be considered Suicidal Behavior

By |July 28th, 2007|

Orlando Self Harm counselor answers the question if self mutilation should be considered suicidal behavior? Although all behavior that causes tissues damage should be assessed for lethality, the intent of self-mutilating behavior is one of reaffirming life. So no, it is not a suicidal act and the person should not be treated as if they

Orlando Counselor on Self-Injurious Behavior No Longer Shocking | Christina Ricci Self Harm, Cutting

By |July 28th, 2007|

Orlando Self Harm Counselor expert reports that self-injurious behavior is no longer seen as novel or unusual behavior. When I asked a college student what she thought about such behavior, she replied that she thought it was stupid, but it certainly was common. People are inundated with this behavior.

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