Reaching out to teens who harm themselves.
There's a new website available this week aimed at helping young people who hurt themselves.
McGill psychologist Nancy Heath and a fellow psychologist at Guelph University were asked by YouTube to create a site reaching out to teens who cut, burn, or bruise themselves. The request came in reaction to the growing online community of youths who self-injure.
CBC listeners called in and texted Radio Noon to ask questions and share their experiences.
Here's that segment of our program:
The new website is www.sioutreach.org.