sexual assault

July 20, 2021

Researchers’ meta-analysis yields timeline showing symptoms frequently diminish within three months, offering hope to survivors.

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July 5, 2019

It's hard to see loved ones hurting, but sometimes even well-intentioned remarks can cause more harm for sexual assault survivors.

July 5, 2019

Well-intentioned reactions might be even more harmful than victim blame, according to a recent study.  An interview with a sexual assault survivor says this fits with her experience. 

October 5, 2018

Emily Dworkin, senior fellow in psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the University of Washington School of Medicine, specializes in the mental health of sexual assault victims. 

depressed young woman
October 5, 2018

The confirmation hearings for a Supreme Court justice nominee accused of sexual assault have brought up a lot of negative emotions for people who have been sexually assaulted.

September 18, 2018

Emily Dworkin, a postdoctoral fellow in the Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors at UW Medicine told The Daily Beast that 

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