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Bloodletting : a memoir of secrets, self-harm & survival / Victoria Leatham.

Leatham, Victoria, (author.).

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On the outside, she appears to have it all. She's creative, beautiful, confident. But inside Victoria Leatham struggles with silent, secret, and unbearable pain. In her late teens, Leatham is struck with an undeniable urge to cut herself. Oddly, the wounds she inflicts on herself mute the pain she feels inside. This memoir, a darkly humorous and often chilling account, vividly details Leatham's ordeal and reveals her most intimate thoughts as she struggles with cutting and a range of other psychological problems including eating disorders, sexual promiscuity, substance abuse, and bipolar disorder. And finally, it describes her discovery of the psychological secret that helps her escape from this spiral of self-destruction.
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Baker County Library 362.1968582 .L438b 2006 (Text) 37814003412880 NON-FICTION - NEW Book None 07/23/2021 Available -

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  • ISBN: 1572244577
  • ISBN: 9781572244573
  • Physical Description: x, 209 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Oakland, CA : New Harbinger Publications, [2006]

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Summary, etc.:
On the outside, she appears to have it all. She's creative, beautiful, confident. But inside Victoria Leatham struggles with silent, secret, and unbearable pain. In her late teens, Leatham is struck with an undeniable urge to cut herself. Oddly, the wounds she inflicts on herself mute the pain she feels inside. This memoir, a darkly humorous and often chilling account, vividly details Leatham's ordeal and reveals her most intimate thoughts as she struggles with cutting and a range of other psychological problems including eating disorders, sexual promiscuity, substance abuse, and bipolar disorder. And finally, it describes her discovery of the psychological secret that helps her escape from this spiral of self-destruction.
Original Version Note:
Originally published: Australia : Allen & Unwin, 2004.
Subject: Self-mutilation > Patients > Biography.
Self-injurious behavior > Patients > Biography.
Self-mutilation.
Self-injurious behavior.
Psychotherapy.
Genre: Autobiographies.
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