Measuring self-harm behavior with the self-harm inventory.

  title={Measuring self-harm behavior with the self-harm inventory.},
  author={Randy A. Sansone and Lori A. Sansone},
  journal={Psychiatry (Edgmont (Pa. : Township))},
  volume={7 4},
Self-harm behavior is exhibited by a substantial minority of the general population and may be particularly prevalent among adolescents and clinical samples, both in psychiatric and primary care settings. A number of measures are currently available for the assessment of self-harm behavior. These vary a great deal in terms of their content, response options, targeted clinical audience, time to complete, and availability. The Self-Harm Inventory, a measure that we developed for the assessment of… CONTINUE READING