Self harm

Self harm is when a person deliberately harms or hurts themselves, causing injury or pain. There are many ways to self harm and one of the most common ways is by cutting. Although it can be a shocking and frightening topic for some, it is actually a coping skill, whereby the person self harms to manage their intolerable situation or emotions.

Many persons who self harm report that they have no intentions regarding suicide, contrary to popular belief. In contrast, they may be trying to survive as best they can in the situation they have found themselves in.

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Therapists

Mary Kavanagh Counselling PsychotherapistMary Kavanagh
087 798 5624
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AnneKeaneLoRez_0Anne Keane
087 205 0891
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Ursula Somerville Counselling PsychotherapistUrsula Somerville
086 356 4908
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Irene Deering Counselling PsychotherapistIrene Deering
087 6576487
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Karen Wallace Counselling PsychotherapistKaren Wallace
086 330 9408
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Thomas Larkin Counselling PsychotherapistThomas Larkin
085 728 3697
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Leonard Hayes Counselling PsychotherapistLeonard Hayes
086 312 3379
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Kathleen Gibbons Counselling PsychotherapistKathleen Gibbons
086 151 9455
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