The following section provides download links to a number of publications that can help you understand the realities of self- harm.

Talking Self Harm

Report of the National Inquiry into Self-harm among Young People

Non Help Seeking Adults

Bristol University study into why young adults refrain from seeking support

Adolescent Self Harm

BMC survey into adolescent Self Harm

Truth Hurts

Report of the National inquiry into Self Harm

BMC Publication

Study into how best to provide support for adolescent emotional health in schools

Factors Influencing Help Seeking

Report outlining factors that influence help seeking young adolescents

Parents Perspectives

Testimonies of parents whos children have suffered from Self Harm


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