Subscribe to RSS
Homeopathy and Self-Injury
Self-injury (self-cutting or cutting) is a highly prevalent condition among adolescents and young adults and it is an important risk factor for suicide. Conventional therapeutic proposals have little evidence of effectiveness. This work presents three cases of adolescents with severe cutting that improved after individualised homeopathic treatment.
31 March 2021 (online)
© 2021. Thieme. All rights reserved.
Thieme Medical and Scientific Publishers Pvt. Ltd.
A-12, 2nd Floor, Sector 2, Noida-201301 UP, India
- 1 Klonsky ED, Victor SE, Saffer BY. Nonsuicidal self-injury: what we know, and what we need to know. Can J Psychiatry 2014; 59 (11) 565-568
- 2 Nock MK. Self-injury. Annu Rev Clin Psychol 2010; 6: 339-363
- 3 Cavanagh JT, Carson AJ, Sharpe M, Lawrie SM. Psychological autopsy studies of suicide: a systematic review. Psychol Med 2003; 33 (03) 395-405
- 4 Turner BJ, Austin SB, Chapman AL. Treating nonsuicidal selfinjury: a systematic review of psychological and pharmacological interventions. Can J Psychiatry 2014; 59 (11) 576-585
- 5 DEPARTAMENTO CIENTÍFICO DE ADOLESCÊNCIA, Autolesão na adolescência: como avaliar e tratar in: Guia prático de atualização. Sociedade Brasileira de Pediatria. N.12 Jul.. 2019
- 6 Klonsky ED, May AM, Glenn CR. The relationship between nonsuicidal self-injury and attempted suicide: converging evidence from four samples. J Abnorm Psychol 2013; 122 (01) 231-237
- 7 DEPARTAMENTO CIENTÍFICO DE PEDIATRIA DO DESENVOLVIMENTO E COMPORTAMENTO. Caso clínico: cutting. Sociedade Brasileira de Pediatria [internet]. 2012 . [cited March 25. 2020] https://www.sbp.com.br/fileadmin/user_upload/2012/12/CUTTING-ARTIGO-2.pdf
- 8 Hawton K, Saunders KE, O'Connor RC. Self-harm and suicide in adolescents. Lancet 2012; 379 (9834): 2373-2382
- 9 Sankaran R. From Similia to Synergy. Mumbai, India: Homoeopathic Medical Pub; 2013
- 10 Scholten J. Homeopathy and Elements. Utrecht, The Netherlands: Stichting Alonissos; 1996
- 11 Sankaran R. Structure: Experiences with the Mineral Kingdom. Mumbai, India: Homoeopathic Medical Pub; 2008
- 12 Pathak SR. Materia Medica of Homeopathic Remedies. India: B. Jain Pub; 1999
- 13 Sankaran R. Survival: The Mollusc. India: Homoeopathic Medical Pub; 2008
- 14 Herrick N, Morrison R. Miasms of the New Millennium. Point Richmond, CA: Hahnemann Clinic Publishing; 2014
- 15 Kent JT. Repertory of the Homeopathic Materia Medica. India: B. Jain Pub; 1990
- 16 Boericke OE. Repertory. In: Boericke W. ed. Pocket Manual of Homeopathic Materia Medica. Germany: Narayana Publishers; 2013
- 17 Zandvoort R. Complete Repertory. In: SYNERGY HOMEOPATHIC. MacRepertory. 184.108.40.206