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A Guide to Self Harm

The idea that a child would engage in self-harm is often baffling to a parent. Why would my once happy boy start cutting himself? Why would my daughter try to commit suicide? The parenting experts at Boys Town have put together a guide to try to help you understand and recognize the symptoms of self-harm.

Featured Expert: Laura Buddenberg

Laura Buddenberg

Laura holds a Master of Science in Family and Youth Services from Bellevue University and a Certificate in Family Life Ministry from the Archdiocese of Omaha and the University College of Creighton. She is a Provisionally Licensed Mental Health Practitioner in the State of Nebraska.​ Learn more about Laura.

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