Child maltreatment, subsequent non-suicidal self-injury and the mediating roles of dissociation, alexithymia and self-blame.

@article{Swannell2012ChildMS,
  title={Child maltreatment, subsequent non-suicidal self-injury and the mediating roles of dissociation, alexithymia and self-blame.},
  author={Sarah V Swannell and Graham E Martin and Andrew Page and Penelope Hasking and Philip Hazell and Anne W Taylor and Melinda M. Protani},
  journal={Child abuse & neglect},
  year={2012},
  volume={36 7-8},
  pages={572-84}
}
OBJECTIVE Although child maltreatment is associated with later non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI), the mechanism through which it might lead to NSSI is not well understood. The current retrospective case-control study examined associations between child maltreatment and later NSSI, and investigated the mediating roles of dissociation, alexithymia, and self… CONTINUE READING