Self Harm in Children and Adults: Why It Feels Like the Answer

Boy with bruised hands, representing self harm in children and adults.

Self-harm can be a difficult-to-understand phenomenon. But those with a history of it will tell you that, in the moment, it seems to make sense. There is rarely a simple reason behind it. It is usually a combination of factors like past experiences, current stressors, difficult life circumstances, and poor self-concepts. In this article, we’re […]