Sexual Abuse and Substance Use Disorders

Some people feel very scared, embarrassed, guilty or ashamed about reporting abuse. Some people blame themselves or believe that they deserve to be abused. Sexual abuse is a crime which can have a huge impact on health and well-being. Children having mental illness, physical disability or learning disability are more than twice as likely to report childhood sexual abuseChildhood sexual abuse can happen in any community factors like poverty, homelessness and racism can increase the risk of sexual abuseSubstance use disorder also known as drug use disorder, it is a condition in which the use of one or more substances leads to a clinically significant impairment or distress. Substance use disorder refers to dependence or over use of a drug leading to effect individual’s mental and physical health. In 2013 drug use disorders resulted in 127,000 deaths up from 53,000 in 1990.

  • Childhood Sexual Abuse
  • Adult Psychiatric
  • Physical and Emotional Abuse
  • Drugs and Alcohol
  • Stimulants
  • Co-Morbid Disorders

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