Coffee & Counseling: A Mental Health Podcast

S1E4: The Impacts of Childhood Sexual Abuse

September 16, 2019 Cristina Ally and Cherlette McCullough Season 1 Episode 4
Coffee & Counseling: A Mental Health Podcast
S1E4: The Impacts of Childhood Sexual Abuse
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Welcome to Coffee and Counseling with your hosts Cherlette McCullough and Cristina Ally. We have a great show for you today. Today we are going to talk about The Impacts of Childhood Sexual Abuse and most importantly we will talk about what steps you can take to begin your healing process. So, if you’re ready for a great show, let’s jump right in!

Important Reminder: Please be advised, the content provided in this episode is for psychoeducational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for counseling or for the help of a licensed mental health professional in your life.

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Need help?

Call 800.656.HOPE (4673) to be connected with a trained staff member from a sexual assault service provider in your area.

How does it work?

When you call 800.656.HOPE (4673), you’ll be routed to a local RAINN affiliate organization based on the first six digits of your phone number. Cell phone callers have the option to enter the ZIP code of their current location to more accurately locate the nearest sexual assault service provider. You can also access 24/7 help online by visiting

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Important Reminder
Definition of sexual abuse
Sexual abuse impacts on males
Impacts of Sexual Abuse
Impacts - Trigger Ages
Impacts - Trigger behaviors, activities, and locations
Impacts - PTSD
Impacts - Acute Stress vs. PTSD
Impacts - PTSD with Dissociative Features
Impacts - Trauma Bonding
Healing - Befriend the body
Healing - Educate yourself
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