Advertisement

Who is at risk for sexual assault?

Lisa Moment
Lisa Moment on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Nursing

Anyone can be at risk for sexual assault. This includes men, women, and children. In addition, sexual assault can occur in any type of relationship, including heterosexual and homosexual relationships. More commonly, sexual assault occurs between individuals who know each other, but sexual assault between strangers also occurs.

Continue Learning about Sexual Assault

News: Sexual Harassment and Assault Linked to Long-Term Mental, Physical Health Issues
News: Sexual Harassment and Assault Linked to Long-Term Mental, Physical Health Issues
When a woman is sexually harassed in the workplace or is sexually assaulted, she can experience negative effects on both her mental and physical healt...
Read More
Are There Any Rape Prevention Programs for Women Going to College That Are Effective?
Are There Any Rape Prevention Programs for Women Going to College That Are Effective?
If Someone Grabs My Waist How Do I Get Away From Them?
If Someone Grabs My Waist How Do I Get Away From Them?

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.