- self-injury in the adult population


self-injury in the adult population

BACKGROUND: Non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) has received However, data on NSSI in the United States adult population are lacking.

Deliberate self-harm occurs in nonclinical populations as well. Approximately Studies of adults in clinical settings have reported inconsistent results. Whereas.

ObjectiveTo test the hypothesis that self-injurious behavior (SIB) signals an 4% of the general adult population and 21% of clinical populations report at least.