Essays Tagged: "Self-harm"

Methods of intervention used in challenging behaviour - Restraint.

- Physical assault;- Dangerous threatening or destructive behaviour;-Non-compliance with treatment;-Self-harm or risk of physical injury by accident-Extreme and prolonged over-activity likely to lead ...

(4 pages) 130 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Compare the conception of freedom by any two of the following: Rousseau, Marx and Mills.

ther. For example in states like Saudi Arabia people have the freedom from intoxication and causing self-harm. This is a 'positive' freedom done through a paternalistic approach by the state with seve ...

(11 pages) 183 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Saving a Life from Suicide

equences. New York: Carroll and Graf, 1999.Williams, Mark G. Cry of Pain: Understanding Suicide and Self-Harm. Chicago: Penguins USA, 1998.

(4 pages) 57 2 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology


(2 pages) 56 2 4.1 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Self-Injury- There is an alternative

ng deliberately harmed themselves The Western Australian Child Health Survey found similar rates of self-harm with 7.5 per cent of young people 12 to 16 years reporting that they had tried to harm the ... iety and /or depersonalization symptoms which could lead to psychosis or suicide if not alleviated. Self-harming can be reassuring and calming, it can give a person a feeling of control over their liv ...

(9 pages) 70 1 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Self Injury

e, Whittaker 4).This subject is called many different things: self-inflicted violence, self-injury, self-harm, Para suicide, delicate cutting, self-abuse, and self-mutilation (Le Belle 1). To define t ... of trauma, while still young, is providing startling explanations for why some people deliberately self-harm themselves. Vanderkolk, who is a respected authority in traumatic stresses found evidence ...

(12 pages) 49 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Teen Self-Injury: An Epidemic on the Rise

who was paying attention, the problem might have been solved a lot sooner.Self-injury, self-abuse, self-harm, self-inflicted violence, self-mutilation, and cutting are just a few ways to label this s ... Ph.D. & Khemlani, Ph.D., (2006) estimated that, "1- 4% of the U.S. population is suffering from self-harm, [and that,] 14 % of self-injurers are adolescents, [and they also estimated] that 99 % of ...

(13 pages) 40 0 5.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Self Injury research paper

only involves the individuals cutting themselves. Although that this is a common way for those who self-harm, there are many different ways that somebody can be injuring themselves. According to help ... hallucinations, and other disturbing thoughts, feelings and emotions. The reasons my friend started self-harming were very similar. There were thoughts of not being good enough, not being smart enough ...

(4 pages) 3 0 0.0 Apr/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Be Happy

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology