Supporting Someone That has Been Sexually Assaulted

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First off, I’m not a counsellor, nor am I a doctor, or in any profession that could possibly tell you how to properly support a sexual assault survivor. I am simply just one of thousands of survivors in this world. I am a survivor, but that is not all I am. I am a daughter, a friend, a sister, an animal lover, a writer, a student, a human. Before being a survivor, I am a person. I have made the…