What is self-injury ?

It is important to recognize that self-injury is not the same as suicide and that a teenager who cuts or burns themselves is not trying to die. Think of it more as a negative coping skill that needs to be replaced. 

For more information 
& resources, visit
 "Helping Students Deal with Self-Injury" 
attached at the bottom of the page & the listed websites below.
Taylor Davidson,
Feb 12, 2015, 9:20 AM