What is Sexual assault therapy?

Category: Psychotherapy


Therapy for survivors of sexual assault may include a variety of approaches that address the biopsychosocial repercussions as part of a holistic and individualized plan to help alleviate the physical and emotional trauma of sexual assault.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Post-traumatic stress disorder 4 0
Generalized anxiety disorder 2 0
Major depressive disorder 2 0
Agoraphobia 1 0
Bipolar disorder 1 0
Bipolar II disorder 1 0

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  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Sexual assault therapy

Side effect Patients
Vivid nightmares 1

Why patients stopped taking Sexual assault therapy

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Felt finished with this treatment 1
Other 1
This particular therapist or program didn't seem to help 1
This type of therapy or counseling didn't seem to help 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped going to Sexual assault therapy


Stopped going to Sexual assault therapy

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Sexual assault therapy.