If you don't know what to say to someone in chronic pain, don't worry. You don't have to say anything! Just be there and listen. No platitudes or advice; we just want you to treat us the same way you did before we became sick- as your friend.
People who cut often have problems with mental illnesses, depression or bullying. Stress from bullying can lead students to turn to self-harm in pursuit of emotional regulation and to take their minds off of overwhelming emotions. Often, self-harmers mist