12. Which of the following is a TRUE statement? Individuals who engage in NSSI are more likely to experience negative emotional states and interpersonal conflict. Adolescents who engage in NSSI generally avoid substance abuse, risky behaviors, and maladaptive eating habits. People who have experienced child maltreatment are no more likely to engage in NSSI than anyone else. Adolescents who engage in NSSI tend to have more bodily awareness and positive body attitudes.