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Average victim takes 24 years to reveal their secret

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/jul/01/you-grow-up-hating-yourself-why-child-abuse-survivors-keep-and-break-their-silence “We have a society that hasn’t wanted to hear about it,” she explains. “As we saw in the royal commission, a lot of people…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

Barriers to disclosing Childhood Sexual Abuse

Our analysis resulted in three main themes: Fear of reprisals; CSAstains – Negative implications for self-representation; and The complicatingeffect of ambiguity, which, according to our…

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