“Just when the caterpillar thought ‘I am incapable of moving,’ it became a butterfly.” —
Welcome to the
ADOLESCENT SELF-INJURY FOUNDATION!
WELCOME! We are a non-profit organization created to offer hope in the recovery process for adolescent and young adult self-injurers and their families. We strive to raise awareness and create positive outcomes for this hard-to-reach population. We provide resources to navigate the journey towards wellness and recovery.
ASIF adopted a butterfly as a symbol of inspiration, resiliency, empowerment, and hope for self-injuring teens in their journey towards happiness.
We hope that by educating and providing resources regarding this issue, we can inspire recovery and happiness.
ASIF can help you:
Better understand the complex behavior of adolescent self-injury
Look for the typical warning signs of adolescent self-injury
Discover strategies to fight urges of self-injury
Learn effective tips that will help friends and parents support the journey to recovery
Explore current research and new ideas related to self-injury
Understand the role of therapy animals who can play a valuable role in the recovery process
Find help or get answers to your questions
Provide a list of helpful resources regarding self-injury