Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario

Publications & Resources

January/February 2012

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Cover Story: 
How are the kids doing?

Turning a corner on children's mental health.

For Anne*, the bullying began in pre-school in Saskatoon. By the age of six, she began purposely bruising herself and tearing away the skin surrounding her cuticles. The bullying continued – and worsened – when she reached grade seven and found herself in a new city: London, Ont. By 13, Anne began using razors to cut her body.