Self-harm: Parents' experiences
Resources and Information
Coping with self-harm: a guide for parents and carers
A booklet created by researchers at the University of Oxford that provides advice and information for parents. The guide is partly based on the interviews conducted for this 'Self-harm' section of healthtalk.org.
Harmless – Self Harm Support
A user led organisation that provides a range of services about self harm including support, information, training and consultancy to people who self harm, their friends and families and professionals.
Self-injury support (formerly Bristol Crisis Service for Women) is a national organisation that supports girls and women in emotional distress, especially those who harm themselves. They also offer TESS, a text and email support service.
You may also be interested in our general mental health resources.