In 2019, the Sahlgrenska university Hospital in Gothenburg, sweden to open a highly specialized unit for patients with very severe självskadebeteenden.

The new department, which will be unique in its kind, to offer a complete solution for the patient that consists of consultations, heldygnsvård and aftercare.

the Goal is to offer självskadepatienter comprehensive and individually tailored treatments in a safe environment, " says Giuseppe Guerriero, vårdenhetsöverläkare at the Sahlgrenska university Hospital.

the National Självskadeprojektet took the 2014 initiative to start the three care units for patients with severe självskadebeteenden.

Giuseppe Guerriero, vårdenhetsöverläkare at the Sahlgrenska university Hospital, mean that very difficult självskadepatienter

”We want the patients to come out from the department and not only feel better, but also be recovered to a level of functionality”

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