Facts

Facts about sexual abuse

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Questions and answers about sexual abuse

Here are some late effects that may occur after a sexual assault:
Bad selfesteem
Relationship problems
Anger
Isolation
Angst
Depression
Suicidal thoughts
Guilt
Shame
Sorrow
Deprivation
Drug addiction
Loneliness
Boundlessness
Identity problems
Dissociation
Refusal of physical, emotional and mental closeness
Plagued by sleep disturbances and nightmares
Problems to concentrate
Dyslexia
Badly organized personal economy
Chaotic and untidy home
The need for control
Dentist refusal
Phobias
Eating disorder
Psychosis
erectile dysfunction
Sexual frustration
Physical umbness
Apathy
Indecision
Refusal of completion
Hate towards homosexuals
Hate towards women
Refusal of personal hygiene