Non-suicidal self-injury: wellness perspectives on behaviors, symptoms, and diagnosis.

Summary: Aimed at counsellors and other clinicians, covers topics relating to non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) including working with families, supervising counsellors, criteria for NSSI diagnosis, NSSI as a protective factor for preventing suicidal behaviour and advocacy around NSSI. Provides tools including questions to ask, hand outs for clients and their families, treatment hand outs and plans for counsellors.

Authors: Kelly L. Wester and Heather C. Trepal
Publication details: London: Routledge, 2017