Articles by Gro Strømsheim

  • Young people use self-harm to share emotions

    Damaging your body may be a way to control negative emotions. New research from UiO shows that young people also use self-harm to communicate and share difficult feelings, which they are unable to express in words.

Gro Strømsheim

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