Understanding Self-Harm in Young People

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Self-harm is becoming increasingly common amongst young people in the United Kingdom, but there are still many misconceptions surrounding the issue that show we still have a long way to go towards understanding self-harm, the causes and indicators, and how we can help young people who are self-harming.   What is self-harm? Many people think…

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Teenage Suicide

A report published  by the Child Death Review Programme, part of Public Health Wales, has called for more to be done on the management of self harm. The report ids base on the review of suicides in children and young people in Wales. Key recommendations include:  developing an all-Wales child protection register which would be accessible…

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