Tranquility was so hard to come by these days.
She just wanted to rest and lie down – envelop herself within a blanket of idyllic peace. 870 more words
Self-mutilation is just plain sad. But don’t tell people what they’re doing is wrong. That would be wrong!
Men who think they are women. Women who think they are men. 44 more words
McCormick, P. (2000). Cut. New York, NY: PUSH.
When Callie’s life became overwhelming, she turned to cutting to find some kind of release. Now, after her scarred arms are discovered by a school nurse, Callie is at Sea Pines, a residential treatment facility where she is learning to understand why she cuts herself, and whether she wants to, or even can, get better. 795 more words
Everyone feels sad and overwhelmed sometimes. Everyone needs to build patterns to cope with these stressors. Sometimes teens (and adults) can develop poor habits for coping, such as causing harm to their bodies through hitting, cutting, burning. 726 more words