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ERIC Number: EJ817447
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Oct
Pages: 7
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 19
ISSN: ISSN-1096-2409
Investigating and Understanding Self-Mutilation: The Student Voice
Moyer, Michael; Nelson, Kaye Welch
Professional School Counseling, v11 n1 p42-48 Oct 2007
The purpose of this study was to explore the meanings that self-mutilating behaviors have to adolescents. Phenomenological interviews of six students resulted in the development of seven core themes. The data provided valuable insight into the world of self-mutilation at its beginning stages. Implications for school counselors are discussed.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A