Women who undergo traumatic experiences are twice as likely to develop PTSD as men(A.P.A., n.d.). While PTSD is often associated with war veterans, sexual assault is a leading cause of PTSD. In fact, sexual assaultvictims experiencesymptoms similar to warveterans. Although help is often not sought due to various stigmas, therapy, including online therapy,is extremely effectiveat treating PTSD.
Learn more by reading our systematic review Female PTSD: Myths, Misconceptions, and Stigmas White Paper below