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Self Harm If you or someone you know is struggling with self harm and needs advice or alternatives, we're here to help.

View Poll Results: How did you stop self harming
Parents found out 2 13.33%
Rehab 0 0%
just havent SH in awhile really no reason to why you stopped 6 40.00%
People where/are asking alot of questions 2 13.33%
Other please comment 9 60.00%
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Self Harming - April 1st 2011, 12:09 AM

I always have woundered how people stop cutting or just self harming in gerneral i have been dealing with self harming but i want to stop already
   
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Re: Self Harming - April 1st 2011, 12:55 AM

I did it for myself. After six years of struggling, I realized that I felt worse than before after I SH'ed. I needed to show myself that I was strong and could be the better person, so I did. I gradually stopped, until now I only have occasional slip ups.


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Re: Self Harming - April 1st 2011, 01:05 AM

My reason for stopping is my boyfriend. Plain and simple.


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Re: Self Harming - April 1st 2011, 01:52 AM

i felt like i was better and i wanted to change for the better so i tried to stop i have my slip ups but im using them as stepping stones




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Re: Self Harming - April 1st 2011, 02:27 AM

It got out of hand, and started to get tied up in way, way, way worse things. Stopping at that point became a survival need, really. There isn't anything else to it.


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Re: Self Harming - April 1st 2011, 04:08 PM

I did it for me and for my bf...slipped up recently though :S


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Re: Self Harming - April 1st 2011, 04:21 PM

It got really out of hand and i realised i need to stop for my brother and little boy; i realised hurting myself wasn't the answer, it just stopped me from realising what was really important.


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Re: Self Harming - April 1st 2011, 05:29 PM

My fiance <3 and for myself.



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