Here are 5 rape myths perpetuated in our culture, in law enforcement and the military, and in medicine and mental health.
Joan M. Cook, PhD
Clinicians work with more male sexual abuse survivors than they may think.
According to male rape myths, boys and men cannot be sexually abused. The truth is, the figure is staggering. Yale Psychiatry’s Joan Cook, PhD, offers new insights working with this population.
Men face many obstacles in disclosing sexual abuse and assault histories to their clinicians and the public at large. More in this video.
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Trauma may be a hidden variable in the lives of older adults, impacting them in ways they may not recognize or be willing to admit.