The Imprints of Sexual Trauma: How the COVID-19 Pandemic May Trigger Survivors

By Molly Boeder Harris, Founder and Executive Director of The Breathe Network

Sexual violence is a trauma to the body with immediate and ongoing physical, mental, and spiritual impacts, many of which have been magnified for survivors in the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic. As a survivor, an advocate, and a Somatic




April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and it’s a critical opportunity to look at the role consent plays in our lives.

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