Category: Facts

Fact Of The Day – 7th September 2019

Self-harm is recognised as an official system of borderline personality disorder, however those with other diagnoses including depression, anxiety disorders, substance abuse, eating disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, schizophrenia, and several personality disorders, as well as individuals who have no underlying clinical diagnosis have been found to self-harm. Read more →

Fact Of The Day – 1st September 2019

While the media associates self-harm with young people there have been numerous examples of it found among the elderly. The fact it is found in teenagers and the elderly, both groups known to bemoan their lack of influence in (and common dismissal by) modern society seems to further reinforce the idea that self-harm is most common among people who feel… Read more →