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