Self-Harm Q&A

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Self-Harm FAQ - Questions & Answers

I made lots of cuts on my forearm with scissors and after 3 days my skin became really hard and my whole forearm is swollen. I put polysporin on everyday. Is this an infection?

Answers: 1 | Last Answer: October 7th, 2019 | 0

How do I tell my parents that I self-harm?

Answers: 1 | Last Answer: September 30th, 2019 | 0

Is it still considered cutting if I just use a safety pin to scratch the surface and no blood?

Answers: 25 | Last Answer: September 30th, 2019 | 146

When I'm angry, why do I always feel the need to hurt myself?

Answers: 311 | Last Answer: September 29th, 2019 | 4562

Is it normal for me to feel relieved when self harming?

Answers: 19 | Last Answer: September 24th, 2019 | 12

I feel as if I want to hurt myself or runaway. What can I do you try and change?

Answers: 1 | Last Answer: September 23rd, 2019 | 0

How do I get out of the routine of self-harm, it is something that makes that dark numb feeling go away and frankly I feel addicted to it.

Answers: 20 | Last Answer: September 17th, 2019 | 1

Why do I self harm? It's like an itch that just shows up. I don't know why I do it anymore. I want to stop but I can't.

Answers: 1 | Last Answer: September 10th, 2019 | 0

I'm loosing interest in stuff I loved. I've got low self esteem and I am worth less.. I have suicidal thoughts and I wanna cut is there something wrong with me?

Answers: 4 | Last Answer: September 9th, 2019 | 1

Hi I'm thinking a lot of self harming in a dangerous way. Will this help me on how I am feeling?

Answers: 3 | Last Answer: September 3rd, 2019 | 0