Self-Harm : A Psychotherapeutic Approach Paperback
Self-harm is worryingly common in young women, and is often used as a way of easing emotional suffering.
Self-Harm: A Psychotherapeutic Approach explores the issues involved from the perspective of a psychoanalytical psychotherapist.
Fiona Gardner examines these issues through extensive clinical material and an analysis of the social and cultural influences behind self-harm.
This book will be of interest to all those working with those who are harming themselves, including psychotherapists, school counsellors, social workers and mental health clinicians.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 176 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 11/10/2001
- Category: Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)
- ISBN: 9780415233033