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Latest news: Self-harm

Pandemic, climate stress contribute to children as young as 10 self-harming

The COVID pandemic and climate anxiety are likely contributing to the stress that is causing an alarming number of adolescents to self-harm, a study has found.

How best to manage self-harm in teenagers

Child adolescent psychiatrist and author of When the Light Goes Out, Dr Lisa Myers World raises the issue of self-harm as we approach World Suicide Prevention Day on 10 September.