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My Daughter Cuts Herself

Parents really struggle when they find out a child is self-injuring. Here is some advice I gave a worried mom that might be useful for other worried parents. Read More

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My child is cutting herself

Thank you for sharing, I just found out that my daughter has been cutting herself on and off for two years. She does not live with me but with her mom, and I never suspected this from her. I like your advice, and my daughter said she would see a therapist. Thanks for the advice.

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Janis Whitlock studies, writes, and teaches about adolescent mental, social, and emotional health and development at Cornell University.


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