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The Mental Health Consequences of Rape

With comments in the media about “legitimate rape” and surrounding myths, it becomes clear that more information needs to be spread about the actual definition of rape, how women truly suffer when they are raped, and the recovery methods available. via The Mental Health Consequences of Rape - Mental Health Article by Rheyanne Weaver.

By |2012-08-31T15:32:17+10:00August 31st, 2012|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Study: Porn is a poor and dangerous sex educator

“Exposure to pornography among young children may be disturbing or upsetting. It helps to sustain young people's adherence to sexist and unhealthy notions of sex and relationships. And, especially among boys and young men who are frequent consumers of pornography, including of more violent materials, consumption intensifies attitudes supportive of sexual coercion and increases their [...]

Net Savvy: About Date Rape

This website is hosted by the NSW Dept of Community Services.  What is date rape? Date rape is when someone you know socially (but not family) makes you have sex when you don’t want to. It could be someone you meet at a party, or someone you love and trust, like your boyfriend.  They might [...]