Teen Self-Injury, 1st Edition

  • Melissa Higgins
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1629685232
  • ISBN-13: 9781629685236
  • DDC: 616.8582
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released November 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Essential Issues explores current problems and crises around the globe. Each book offers a historical background of the issue, leading up to its current and future impact on individuals and society. The books also investigate how people are working to correct or solve the issues and analyze any surrounding controversies or conflicting viewpoints. Engaging text and color photographs present information realistically, leaving readers with a thorough, honest interpretation of each issue. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Self-Injury: A Growing Trend.
2: What Is Self-Injury?.
3: The History of Self-Injury.
4: Who Self-Injures and Why.
5: Consequences of Self-Injury.
6: Self-Injury and Society.
7: Self-Injury and the Internet.
8: What's Being Done about Self-Injury?.
9: Treatment: Helping Those Who Self-Injure.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.
About the Consultant.