• A descriptive study of feelings of arrested escape (entrapment) and arrested anger in people presenting to an emergency department following an episode of self-harm.

      Clarke, Martin; McEwan, Kirsten; Ness, Jennifer; Waters, Keith; Basran, Jaskaran; Gilbert, Paul; Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust; Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust; Cardiff University; University of Derby (Frontiers, 2016-09-14)
      To explore the role of elevated feelings of anger and desires to escape (fight/flight), which are experienced as inhibited, blocked, and arrested (i.e., arrested anger and arrested flight/escape leading to feelings of entrapment). This descriptive study developed measures of arrested anger and arrested flight and explored these in the context of a recent self-harm event in people presenting to a Hospital’s Emergency Department (ED).