Pediatric Self-harm and Psychiatry

Injuries whether unintentional, self-inflicted injury or perpetuated by others are a leading cause of mortality, morbidity and healthcare costs to children and adolescents. Recent studies indicate that youth are more likely to experience an unnatural death than expected rates in their age group due to many demographic and psychiatric characteristics. Self-harm behaviour is increasing.

  • Treating Self-Harm in Children and Adolescents
  • Deliberate self-harm (DSH) prevalence and etiology
  • Non suicidal self-injury (NSSI)
  • Self-soothing strategies
  • Extreme Parenting styles and self-harm

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