“When Should I Tell Men About My Scars From Cutting?”

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My boyfriend has self harm scars chicago bears rumors trade My scars aren't really that bad, ham they are definitely noticeable. I've self harmed for 5 years now and it's been really hard for me to stop this habit completely. I've tried talking to him about how much I want to stop, but it's just difficult because it has been part of my life for so long.

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December 2, 2012 Christie Stewart Recently, I was asked to address the topic of self-injury and sexual intimacy. More specifically -- being ashamed of your body due to self injury cuts, burns or scars and having to shy away from intimate relationships, or face possible rejection by a sexual partner should they see them. In this blog, I will address ways to deal with this type of situation. In my article on "Self-Injury and Relationships" , I created a bullet-point list detailing how to tell your partner that you self-injure.

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It can be hard to understand why a person would deliberately hurt themselves, and people often go through a range of emotions, like feeling shocked, angry, saddened, confused or guilty. To help you to support the person who self-harms in an understanding and caring way, it will be useful to learn why people self-harm and about some helpful strategies before you offer your support.

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