Posts Tagged as "survivors"

‘Was it my fault?’ – Surviving Sexual Abuse

April 25, 2017 / By
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It’s important to remember that many young victims of sexual abuse do not report their abuse until many years later, or never at all. What connects survivors who report and those who don’t is the sense of shame and the blame they carry on their shoulders. They need to know that they are not alone, and it is not their fault.

In Trump era, keeping the conversation going on sexual assault

February 3, 2017 / By
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Alarmingly, seven out of ten sexual assaults are perpetrated by someone the victims know. When it comes to juvenile victims, 93 percent know the perpetrator.