Sexual Abuse

Sexual Abuse 2014-09-30T09:00:00+00:00

The trauma of sexual abuse can be devastating. Without the necessary treatment the effects can last a lifetime.

Symptoms:
Victims of sexual assault may experience some of the following

  1. Sleeplessness
  2. Loss or gain of appetite
  3. Depression
  4. Moodiness
  5. Nightmares
  6. Anger

Children may express their symptoms behaviorally, verbally, physically and/or emotionally.

Why Seek Counseling?
Counseling Provides:

  1. A safe and secure environment to express feelings
  2. A way of discovering personal boundaries and setting limits
  3. Validation and affirmation of feelings

Reference: Psychcenteral.com