Intrapersonal and interpersonal functions of non suicidal self-injury: associations with emotional and social functioning.


Understanding the functions of nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) has important implications for the development and refinement of theoretical models and treatments of NSSI. Emotional and social vulnerabilities associated with five common functions of NSSI-emotion relief (ER), feeling generation (FG), self-punishment (SP), interpersonal influence (II), and… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1943-278X.2011.00069.x