Students who have been affected by rape or sexual assault often experience a variety of reactions including depression, anxiety, and difficulty concentrating. Therapists are available at UHCS to provide support, help explore options, and identify coping strategies following a trauma. If you are interested in making an appointment, please call UHCS at 617-373-2772 and ask to make a Mental Health Assessment appointment. If you have specific questions or concerns related to sexual assault or rape, you can also call ask to speak directly to the Coordinator of Sexual Assault Services, Chrissy Civiletto, Ph.D.
Here is some information on sexual assault and rape that may be useful for you or someone you know: