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Sexual Abuse or Assault (Rape) - Check Your Symptoms

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If you have:

  • Been abused by your partner: Go to the topic Domestic Abuse.
  • Been physically abused: Go to the topic Physical Abuse.

Note: If you have been sexually abused or assaulted, the National Sexual Assault Hotline (toll-free 1-800-656-4673) or a local rape crisis hotline are resources for you. These resources have free and confidential counseling.

Have you been sexually abused or assaulted (raped)?

Do you think or know a child has been sexually abused or assaulted (raped)?

Has a family member or friend been sexually abused or assaulted (raped)?

If a visit to a health professional is not needed immediately, see the Home Treatment section for self-care information.

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Last Updated: December 23, 2011
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