March 1, 2020 was Self Harm Awareness Day. Maryellen teaches listeners about self harm in this episode and how to best support someone if you know they are self harming.
Maryellen shares some facts about self harm including that self harm is not the same as suicide. It’s actually often called “Non Suicidal Self Injury” (NSSI). There are a lot of different types of self injury, but the most common is cutting..