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🔊 Listen to Raising Teens: Self-harm
🔊 Hear Lola’s extended interview with a teen who has experienced self-harm.
Ten percent of 15 to16 year-olds self-harm – and one in five young women between 16 and 25 have self-harmed. In this episode we’re looking at self-harm. What is it? What causes it? And how can teenagers get help?
Our guests were Jane, whose daughter self-harms, spoke movingly about how it has affected her and her family – Jane’s story was initially told on our blog, CAMHS Nurse, Rebecca, education specialist, Kathryn de Ferrer and mental health specialist Ren Rockwood.