Resources for Friends
Below, you’ll find several key resources about self-injury for friends. If there are any resources you would like to see added to this list, please click here to let us know.
Cornell Research Program on Self-injury and Recovery: Website
Alderman, T. (2000). Helping those who hurt themselves. The Prevention Researcher, 7(4), 5-8.
The following books can be found at most major books stores and websites.
Conterio, K., Lader, W., & Bloom, J. K. (1998). Bodily Harm: The Breakthrough Healing Program for Self-Injurers. New York: Hyperion Inc.
This classic book by some leading clinicians in self-injury describes important elements in a program for healing for those who self-injure. Helpful for both individuals who self-injure and those who know and support them.