N.B. leads country in self-harming behaviour that requires hospital care

Alexandra Van Rijn was in elementary school when she started banging her head against a wall to deal with her anxiety.

In her late teens, when she was inflicting burns and cuts on herself, she decided to seek help.

“I got to a point where I didn’t want to be doing it anymore,” the 22-year-old Fredericton woman said in an interview.

“So I started making a lot of positive changes in my life.” Full story here.

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