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Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Internet forums can have a positive influence on self-harmers, say researchers

By Jochan Embley
The Independent
Originally published October 31, 2013

Internet forums and chatrooms can have a positive influence on young people at risk from self-harm or suicide, researchers have found.

The review, which comes from researchers at Oxford University, does admit that there are also negative, potentially dangerous aspects to forums, however.

The entire story is here.
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