Every 73 seconds, an American is sexually assaulted. And, every 9 minutes, that victim is a child. Meanwhile, only 5 out of every 1,000 perpetrators will end up in prison. ~ RAINN.org
We know the numbers. But, we also know you are much more than a number. You never wanted to be a statistic. While you don’t have to be defined by your trauma, it is okay to get help.
Everyone responds to violence and trauma in different ways. So, there is no “one-size-fits-all” way to cope. Just because you have a friend or family member who has had a similar experience, it doesn’t mean you will both respond the same way. In fact, you will probably react very differently and find different ways of coping that work better for you. Often, we see survivors of violence who are worried about:
At Northside Mental Health, we are not going to shy away from helping you with recovery from rape, sexual assault, intimate partner violence or another form of sexual violence. We know how to help. We are here to listen to you. You will be believed and respected throughout this entire process. You deserve to get the help you want now. We are here to help.
Please know that there is no timeline for recovering from sexual assault or abuse. Therefore, we tailor your therapy to your specific needs. One popular approach you may be curious about is EMDR.
EMDR is getting a lot of attention right now, and we have experts who can treat you with this therapy in Indianapolis, IN. Most recently, research on EMDR shows that it can be very effective for survivors of sexual assault.
For survivors of sexual trauma, our caring, professional and trauma-informed therapists will work to:
If you are looking to establish care for yourself or a loved one at our Indianapolis treatment center, we are ready to get started. Sexual assault and domestic violence does not have to define your life forever. We know you have questions, so please follow these simple steps to move forward in your life:
Did you know? Our founder’s original passion and experience is in eating disorder treatment, supporting parents and partners, and addiction recovery. We also love working with individuals and families who are ready to work on various concerns. Throughout the year, we also hold workshops and groups for a number of issues you may be dealing with. Please reach out and let us know how we can help support you to live your best, most fulfilled life.