Group treatment plus usual care decreased the risk of deliberate self harm in adolescents who repeatedly harm themselves.

@article{Spirito2002GroupTP,
  title={Group treatment plus usual care decreased the risk of deliberate self harm in adolescents who repeatedly harm themselves.},
  author={Anthony S Spirito},
  journal={Evidence-based mental health},
  year={2002},
  volume={5 2},
  pages={55}
}
Patients 63 patients who were 12–16 years of age (mean age 14 y, 78% girls) and referred to a child and adolescent mental health service in South Manchester, UK after an incident of deliberate self harm and who reported >1 other occasion of deliberate self harm during the previous year. Exclusion criteria included cases of accidental drug overdoses or any… CONTINUE READING