Sharp rise seen in self-harm among young teen girlsUploader: Dacage 3 years ago Subscribe 1
Ultimately though, this rise in self harm needs to be seen for what it is, a cry for help, and a way of communicating the pain and upset these teenagers are feeling. In , about 46 of every 10, girls ages reported self-harm, but by , that figure was 77 per 10, girls. How Competing for Myself Changed Everything. The research team also found high rates of depression and anxiety disorders among the kids who self-harmed. Roughly one in five of these kids harmed themselves again sometime during the year after their first episode, researchers found. At the other end, adolescence may be extended with many teenagers staying longer at home because of poor job prospects and rising rental and housing prices.