Journal article

Self-Harm among Young People Detained in the Youth Justice System in Sri Lanka

Lushan V Hettiarachchi, Stuart A Kinner, Holly Tibble, Rohan Borschmann

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH | MDPI | Published : 2018

Grants

Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Fellowship


Awarded by NHMRC Early Career Fellowship


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors wish to thank all study participants for sharing their stories. We also wish to thank the commissioners of child protection and probation of the Western province and Southern province, and the Health Secretary of Uvaprovince for granting the permission to carry out this study. Special thanks go to the principals and the teachers of all four certified schools for their assistance. HLV would also like to thank Varuni de Silva Hanwella, Sudarshi Seneveratne, Jegan Yogarathnam, Thivijananth Gunasingam, Nethmini Thenuwara, and Prasad Weerathunga for their support and assistance. SK is supported by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Fellowship APP1078168. RB is supported by NHMRC Early Career Fellowship APP1104644.