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Table 5 Help seeking behaviour among those who harmed themselves (n = 333)

From: The prevalence of self-reported deliberate self harm in Irish adolescents

Source of help Before DSH After DSH
Family 7.8% 20.5%
Friend 38.2% 40.3%
Teacher 5.8% 6.5%
GP 1.8% 7.7%
Social Worker 3.3% 4.5%
Psychologist/Psychiatrist 4.0% 9.2%
Telephone Helpline 4.4% 1.6%
Drop-in/Advice Centre 1.1% 1.2%
Other 11.2% 7.1%
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