CONTACT

E: imagine@imperial.ac.uk

Mood Instability Research Group, Centre for Psychiatry, Imperial College London

7th Floor, Commonwealth Building, Hammersmith Hospital, Du Cane Road, London, W12 0NN

What is self-harm?

Self-harm is where someone deliberately injures or poisons themselves. People self-harm for different reasons, such as getting rid of negative emotions or communicating how they feel to other people.