In the majority of cases, abusers gain access to their victims through deception and enticement, seldom using force. Consular officers, consular agents, and local employees at overseas posts know local government agencies and resources in the country where they work. Points of view in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U. Tackling the serious crime of rape is a priority for Police Scotland; rape will not be tolerated within the communities of Scotland. You do not have to cope on your own.
If you want to report the assault, call the police.
Bulletins for Teens: Sexual Assault
Seek Support for Mental Health — Some victims of sexual assault find it helpful to speak to a counselor, therapist, or participate in a support group. Services may include—. Treatment effectiveness is often related to multiple factors, including: We would also like to thank Donna Reback for her contributions to this document. Elder Financial Exploitation Advocacy. People who experience this kind of behavior can have similar reactions to people who have been sexually assaulted. Police Scotland is committed to supporting victims of rape and other sexual offences regardless of when the attack happened.