ERIC Number: EJ622717
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Understanding and Counseling Self-Mutilation in Female Adolescents and Young Adults.
Zila, Laurie MacAniff; Kiselica, Mark S.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v79 n1 p46-52 Win 2001
Examines the syndrome of self-mutilation in female adolescents and young adults. Discusses causes, symptoms, types, definitions, and treatments. Includes an explanation of the lexical and conceptual confusion that accompanies self-mutilation. Addresses implications and recommendations for counselors. (Contains 31 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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