Category: Facts

Fact Of The Day – 7th October 2018

There are many historical examples of self-harm in history as a way of relieving stress, anxiety and frustration. These include an example provided by the famous Greek historian Herodotus, who wrote of a Spartan leader who was thrown into the stocks after exhibiting strange behaviour. Read more →

Fact Of The Day – 4th October 2018

Although self harm is often independent of other issues and is not considered to be in and of itself evidence of anything more, it is often found alongside Borderline Personality, Mood Disorders, Eating Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Dissociative Disorder. It also seems to be more common for people on the autism scale. Read more →