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Links to web sites, poetry, songs, books, and youtube videos on self-harm

Novels about self injury

 

Blade silver

by Melody Carlson

 

Bloodletting: A memoir of secrets, self harm and survival 

by Victoria Letham

 

Cut

by Patricia McCormick

 

Crying scarlet tears: My journey through self harm

by Sophie Scott

 

Cutters don't cry

by Chritine Dzidrums

 

Get well soon

by Julie Halpern

 

Hurt yourself less workbook

 

Lady Injury

by Melissa C. Water  (Idranktheseawater)

 

Scarred: How one girl triumphed over shocking abuse and self harm

by Sophie Andrews

 

Scars

by Cheryl Rainfield

 

Scars that wound, scars that heal: A journey out of self injury

by Jan Kern

  

Secret Scars

by Abigail Robson

 

Skin Game : A memoir

by Caroline Kettlewell

 

Stranger in my skin

by Alysa Philips

 

Willow

by Julia Hoban

 

 

 

 

Self help books about self injury

A bright red scream: Self mutilation and the language of pain

by Marilee Strong

 

Bleeding to ease the pain: Cutting, self injury, and the adolescent search for self

by Lori G. Plante

 

Bodies under siege: Self mutilation, non-suicidal self injury and body modification in culture and psychiatry

by Armando R. Favazza

 

Bodily harm: The breakthrough healing program for self injurers

by Karen Conterio, Wendy Lader and Jennifer Kingson Bloom

 

Cut: Mercy for self harm

by  Nancy Alcorn

 

Cutting: Understanding and overcoming self mutilation

by Steven Levenkron

 

Freedom from self harm: Overcoming self injury with skills of DBT and other treatments

by Alexander Chapman and Barent Walsh

 

Healing the hurt within: Understanding self injury and self harm, and heal the emotional wounds

by Jan Sutton

 

Helping teens who cut: Understanding and ending self injury

by Micheal Hollander

 

Inside a cutter's mind: Understanding and helping those who self injure

by Jerusha Clark and Earl R. Henslin

 

Secret scars: Uncovering and understanding the addiction of self injury

by V.J. Turner

 

See my pain: Creative strategies and activities for helping young people who self injure

by Susan Bowman and Kaye Randal

 

Self injury: When pain feels good

by Edward T, Welch

 

Stopping the pain: A workbook for teens who cut & self injure

by Lawrence E, Shapiro

 

The scarred soul: Understanding and ending self inflicted violence

by Tracy Alderman 

 

The tender cut: Inside the hidden world of self injury

by Patricia Adler and Peter Adler

 

Treating self injury: A practical guide

by  Barent W, Walsh

 

Understanding self injury: A workbook for adults

by Robin Connors and Kristy Trautmann

 

When your child is cutting: A parents guide to helping children overcome self injury

by McVey-Noble, Sony Ph,D Khemlani-Patel, and Fugen Neziroglu