Cutting, a form of self-harm stems from a conscious or unconscious desire to hurt one’s physical, emotional and psychic self. What starts as experimentation or desire to rid oneself of a feeling, can become a journey of self-degradation, hopelessness, and obliteration.
Read more about why people cut, what it may mean and how to help others and well as yourself, in this article http://www.healthline.com/health/mental-health/why-do-people-cut-themselves#overview1
If you are struggling with self-harm, there’s no reason you should battle this alone. Talk to someone you trust and get some professional help. You can also contact me for mote information or for a consultation.
Self & Relationship expert Dr. Vijayeta Sinh, Ph.D. works with men and women looking to develop and keep healthy and satisfying relationships. Her advice has been featured in Reader’s Digest, NBC News, Nylon, Primer Magazine, Business Insider, and Bustle. Connect with me on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.