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Adolescents' views on preventing self-harm. A large community study.

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BACKGROUND: Deliberate self-harm (DSH) is a major problem in young people in the United Kingdom. The majority of young people who harm themselves do not seek help and therefore community based prevention strategies are important. However little is known about young peoples' views on the prevention of DSH. The aims of this study were to identify what adolescents believe can be done to prevent them from feeling like they want to harm themselves, and to investigate differences in the views held ...

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10.1007/s00127-007-0273-1

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Fortune, S More by this author
Sinclair, J More by this author
Journal:
Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology
Volume:
43
Issue:
2
Pages:
96-104
Publication date:
2008-02-05
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EISSN:
1433-9285
ISSN:
0933-7954
URN:
uuid:9bd9f596-c36b-44be-bf8b-e9d0821b79b9
Source identifiers:
168479
Local pid:
pubs:168479

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