Trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder in male survivors of sexual abuse

C. Anderson, American

Common Types of and Prevalence Estimates for Exposure to Traumatic Stressors. Within the U.S. as many as 1 in 4 males will experience some form of sexual abuse during their lifetime. The number of males who are sexually abused during military service is greater than the number of female service members. As many as 50% of the children who are sex trafficked in the US are males.

Key wordsgender based violence / post-traumatic stress disorder / sexual violence against men / violence