Why do adolescents self-harm?: An investigation of motives in a community sample

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Rasmussen, Susan; Hawton, Keith; Philpott-Morgan, Sion; O'Connor, Rory C.;
  • Publisher: Hogrefe Publishing

Background: Given the high rates of self-harm among adolescents, recent research has focused on a better understanding of the motives for the behavior. Aims: The present study had three aims: to investigate (a) which motives are most frequently endorsed by adolescents w... View more
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