You are not alone. It’s not your fault. We believe you.
It is estimated that 1 in 5 women and 1 in 33 men have been victims of sexual assault at some point in their lives. We know that it may be difficult to share your experience and to seek help. In fact, that response is very common. It is with this in mind these survivors have shared, in their own words, the personal testimony of their assault. The accounts are real, raw, and depict some graphic detail. Each account shares some common themes, including the continuous and evolving stages of healing, the common emotional and behavioral challenges survivors often face, and the encouraging fact that both healing and thriving is possible!