It is not a
character flaw or a sign of personal weakness.
You canít make yourself well by trying to "snap out of it."
Although it can run in families, you canít catch it from someone
Why a web page on
I have friends and family
that know I personally self-harm and have never asked about it. These
same people know of my other diagnosis but seem hesitant to ask about
them also. I thought this would be a good forum to share with them
and with others who want to know more.
I have also wanted
to learn more about myself and have researched many web sites for
information. I wanted to have one place to come to for the illnesses
that effect me personally. I have added many links to other sites
that can add a great deal more information.
Alcohol and Drug
Substance Abuse & Mental Health
Alcoholics Anonymous World