Tips to Support a Survivor
Last updated August 12, 2019
Whether you are a friend, partner, or family member, you can be a pivotal force in your loved one’s recovery from sexual assault. It is also important to recognize that the assault can be traumatizing for you as a loved one, so please make sure you practice self-care.
It is normal to feel enraged that someone hurt your loved one, but the focus should remain on the survivor’s emotions.