Sexual Coercion Why might people engage in unwanted sexual activity when force is not used? At what point does it become rape? Sally just suffered a sexual assault an hour ago. What would you tell her not to do? Take a shower Do not try to figure out what you did wrong. Why not? What would you tell her to do? Why not? Report the attack? Insist she call the police? What could you do to help her recover? Listen Comfort Offer shelter Janet just told you she was a victim (Survivor) of a rape that occurred yesterday. What might she be suffering from? PTSD What symptoms could you expect? Expressive or controlled emotions Flashbacks Nightmares Depression Anxiety Sexual problems Lack of sexual desire Twee was asked out on a date by a friend at work for the first time. To avoid the possibility of a sexual assault, what should she do? Meet in a public place Be independent No drinking Be clear in your expectations Be consistent in the messages you are sending What should Twee do if she is attacked? General discussion Mary is at a party with people she does not know. What drugs should she be aware of? Rohypnol How can she avoid this and similar drugs? Pedophilia What type of person is most likely to be a pedophile? What could you tell your child to avoid them being a victim? Often court cases against pedophiles are based on “recovered” memories from childhood. What are some problems with these memories? Sexual Harassment How can Cynthia know if she is a victim of sexual harassment? What can she do about it?