Healthcare after Abuse: What You Need to Know

November 19, 2021

For many reasons, adult survivors of child sexual abuse have encountered chronic health and wellness issues. Going to healthcare professionals can be very difficult for adult survivors, further complicating their ability to take care of their health. This live virtual session will explore how medical and dental issues arise for adult survivors of child sexual abuse, why getting care can be so challenging, what survivors can do to address it, and how advocates can help.

For many reasons, adult survivors of child sexual abuse have encountered chronic health and wellness issues. Going to healthcare professionals can be very difficult for adult survivors, further complicating their ability to take care of their health. This live virtual session will explore how medical and dental issues arise for adult survivors of child sexual abuse, why getting care can be so challenging, what survivors can do to address it, and how advocates can help.

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Categories: Advocacy, Medical Advocacy, Trauma-Informed Care
Tags: adult survivor, advocacy, child sexual abuse, CSA, dental, DID, dissociative identity disorder, healthcare, hospital, medical advocacy