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Suicidal and Self-Harming Teen Kills Close Friend

There are intense psychological and emotional pressures for teens. Of course, the primary psychological task for teens is a search for their identity, and this involves social interaction, friendships, and often romantic relationships. However, for those teens with mental illnesses such as depression and tendencies of social withdrawal, small events can have large impacts, not…

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Teens Cutting | Paradigm Malibu

Reduce Your Teen’s Anxiety and Self-Harm

When your teenager experiences anxiety, self-harm is one way he or she copes with intense anxious feelings. Although there are a variety of reasons why your child might be cutting or participating in other forms of teen self-harm, you might see that anxiety tends to drive this unhealthy pattern. If you and your teenager are…

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