Feb 19, 2018
According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention survey on the national prevalence of intimate partner violence, sexual violence and stalking found that:
81% of women who experienced rape or physical violence by an intimate partner reported significant short or long term impacts.
35% of women who were raped as minors were also raped as adults.
28% of male rape victims were first raped before the age of 10 years old.
Today's episode features LaToya Johnson, MSW from The Sexual Assault Center in Nashville, Tn. In this two-part series LaToya will share with us her story on why she chose to become a social worker, her thoughts and insights on the issue of sexual assault and we'll even have a short discussion on the #MeToo social media campaign.