Today is self harm awareness day, would you like to post a song for people who this may concern?

Frank Turner - Reasons Not To Be An Idiot http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5xfdGXA62ZM Self harm can occur in a number of ways, most commonly cutting with a sharp object but others such as alcohol abuse, burning and hair pulling is also harming one's self. It is not a form of attention, in most cases anyway.... show more Frank Turner - Reasons Not To Be An Idiot
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Self harm can occur in a number of ways, most commonly cutting with a sharp object but others such as alcohol abuse, burning and hair pulling is also harming one's self. It is not a form of attention, in most cases anyway. Most are embarrassed and will do everything in their power to hide these scars. Most suffer from mental illness's and are trying to cope with a situation, feel as they are numb on the inside or feel as though they are not in control of their life; the list doesn't stop there but i will. The fact that if you are self harming talking to someone trusted will help is true.. the stereotypes surrounding self harming are false.

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BQ: Orange is the awareness colour for self harm.. what's your favourite song containing the word orange??
Update: @♚Şрhĩņxy-Hijinxs. ha i've been there. I have an anxiety/ panic disorder and depression and it's a horrible feeling of needing that release for whatever reason then feeling so guilty after but not being able to stop. It becomes an addiction and so exhausting trying to hide them all the time. I don't... show more @♚Şрhĩņxy-Hijinxs. ha i've been there. I have an anxiety/ panic disorder and depression and it's a horrible feeling of needing that release for whatever reason then feeling so guilty after but not being able to stop. It becomes an addiction and so exhausting trying to hide them all the time. I don't feel so bad writing it here because i'm on the internet in a safe environment but it's not something i'd tell people in real life because of fear of being judged and that shouldn't be the case. I hate people think it's for attention because the only time i thought of people seeing them was when i was embarrassed by the whole situation. But yeah anyway just wanted to say that but the song i posted i used to listen to over and over with a few others and the words became so powerful to me. Someone can always relate to you, you are not alone.
Update 2: **and the way you perceive others and how you think others perceive you is not always right.

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