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Surviving sexual assault

Surviving sexual assault

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Published by Congdon & Weed, Distributed by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Rape victims -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Rape victims -- Services for -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Rochel Grossman with Joan Sutherland for the Los Angeles Commission on Assaults Against Women and the National Council of Jewish Women, Los Angeles Section.
      ContributionsGrossman, Rochel., Sutherland, Joan., Los Angeles Commission on Assaults Against Women., National Council of Jewish Women. Los Angeles Section.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6561 .S92 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 86 p. :
      Number of Pages86
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3192526M
      ISBN 100865530939, 0312927967
      LC Control Number83071333

        A high schooler just wrote the book on surviving campus sexual assault Despite the odds stacked against rape survivors, Chessy Prout, with journalist Jenn Abelson, shares the story of her pursuit.   Ashley Graham, Amy Schumer and Lady Gaga are among several brave celebrities who have gone public with surviving sexual assault.

        Possible sexual assault.” The word “victim” was suspended in the space between us, heavy and thick and threatening to suffocate me as I came to terms with what had happened just 30 minutes.   As a survivor of childhood sexual assault, University of Delaware alumna Samantha Leonard knows that sexual predators are methodical about targeting and manipulating their victims. The process is known as “grooming,” and it can last for months or years before the first instance of sexual assault occurs.

      The most common reason many people choose not to tell anyone about sexual assault is the fear that the listener won’t believe them. People rarely lie or exaggerate about sexual assault; in fact, survivors of sexual assault are much more likely to downplay the violence against them. In light of the recent media coverage related to Jerry Sandusky, the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape, the National Sexual Violence Resource Center and MaleSurvivor would like to remind members of the media about normal behaviors that are common for survivors of sexual abuse: Victim privacy is a basic need. The identity of sexual abuse victims should be protected.


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