Conversations with Carla – Self Harm

Join Dr. Carla as she discusses self harm in adolescence and addresses the questions:
What is self harm?
Why do people self-harm?
What can I do if I find my child self-harming?
What can I do if I suspect that my child Is self-harming?

Some may find the information in this video confronting, please reach out to us should you need further help with your child or contact the below support.

For more information:

Safer alternatives to Self-Harm

Helping Teens Who Self-Harm (for Parents) – Nemours KidsHealth

What to do if Your Teenager Self-Harms – Immediate Strategies For Parents (

Self-harm & teens: signs, causes, help | Raising Children Network

Beyond Blue

Kids Help Line