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Could I have survived military sexual trauma without any problems?

Absolutely. You can survive MST and have no physical or psychological problems. Some victims of assault regain complete control of their lives without any intervention. Make sure that you have actually processed the trauma and you’re not suppressing any emotional distress and just coping.

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