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5 Things to Know About Door of Hope (Help for Self-Harm)

Director and Founder of Door of Hope 4 Teens and Young Adults, Debra Cornacchia, gives TheHopeLine an inside look at how they provide help for those struggling with self-harm. Door of Hope Started from Debra’s Own Struggles with Self-Harm Door of Hope was birthed out of founder, Debra’s emotional pain and her struggles. She had self-harmed from…

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Why Do People Cut Themselves?

Most people cut to cover an even deeper emotional pain. There is so much confusion around the horrific addiction of cutting. It’s hard for some people to understand why you, or someone you know, would repeatedly harm them self on purpose. With this blog series, I want to break through the confusion and help those…

Koriander & Ari’s Stories: Help for Self-Harm

  Koriander’s Story Hi.  I’m writing from Brazil, I want to tell my story as a thank you to everyone who helped me along the way, including myself.  I used to cut myself in the arms when I was a teenager…for years. One day, my friend beg me to stop, so at first I did…

Struggles With Self-Harm

Self-harm stems from pain so deep it feels as if there is no other way to take away the emotional pain.  Whether you have been abused, hurt, rejected, abandoned, or anything else that has caused you emotional trauma and you have turned to self-harm to cope…we are here for you.  If you feel like you are…

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(Video) What is an Email Mentor?

Listen to Chelsea’s story of how her email mentor saved her life. Video Transcription: Hi, my name is Chelsea. I was dealing with so much when TheHopeLine and the email mentor helped me. I was cutting myself daily and I was seriously considering suicide. I was raped a few years prior and just had so…