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Offline CaitSithArcher

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*Trig SH/SI* - I don't have a reason, but I feel like I need to
« on: September 10, 2018, 10:25:07 PM »
Sometimes I feel like I want to self harm and there is a very distinct reason. Something, or some group of things causing me to want to self harm...
...but often I feel like I want to self harm for no reason at all. It's not because I'm used to self harming, because I do it very infrequently, , it's just that I feel like I need to be injured... like I'm happier that I have the marks there, I'm happier that I have to cover them up with a bandage. It's like I like I want to be injured, and it feels right...

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Re: *Trig SH/SI* - I don't have a reason, but I feel like I need to
« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2018, 09:36:40 AM »
Sometimes when we self harm it's gives us a reason to self care that we would normally not allow ourselves. If you have a physical injury there is something wrong, something to look after. We are not so good at doing this for our mental health.
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Re: *Trig SH/SI* - I don't have a reason, but I feel like I need to
« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2018, 11:06:42 AM »
I find that SH can be a physical representation of feelings that I can't make sense of and a physical wound is easier to deal with. There is probably a reason there somewhere even if you can't identify it,
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