Article: Finding New Love With Old Scars. David Fitzpatrick, author of the book, Sharp: My Story of Madness, Cutting, and How I Reclaimed My Life writes about how the stigma and shame of self-injury impacted his romantic relationships. Read article here.
Article: Amy Holmes (wife of David Fitzpatrick, above) shares her experiences learning about self-injury while falling in love with someone who has self-harmed. Coming soon!
Article: Dr. Janis Whitlock, Cornell University’s Research Program on Self-Injury and Recovery, guest blogs for B Stigma-Free and sheds light to help ease the stigma. Coming soon!
Fast Facts: Self Injury. Better understand the who, what and why of self-harm as a first step to stopping the stigma.
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Research: Find peer reviewed journal articles about the stigma associated with self-injury in our searchable database.