Year: 1989 Source: American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, v.32, no.2, (Oct. 1989), p.84-89 SIEC No: 19900365

Reviews aspects of self-injurious behavior & theories explaining them & presents the case of a young woman who had inflicted injuries on her face & legs with sharp instruments over a 5-year period. She was treated with short-term hypnobehavioral therapy which was successful after 13 sessions. 29 refs.