This is a series of factsheets for dental professionals to assist your work with survivors of torture and trauma, particularly experiences of sexual assault. The information provided will help you to recognise the possible indicators of sexual assault in a dental setting and ways to support the patient that are indicative of good practice.
Sheet 1: Definitions, prevalence & statistics
Sheet 2: Myths and realities
Sheet 3: The long term effects of sexual assault
Sheet 4: The indicators in a dental setting
Sheet 5: Actions & Symbols that may trigger a victim/survivor
Sheet 6: Responding: What can I do to help?
Sheet 7: Getting support & making referrals
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