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Rape trauma syndrome (rts) is the psychological trauma experienced by a rape victim that the outward adjustment stage may last from several months to many years after a rape rainn identifies five main coping strategies during the. The term rape trauma syndrome to describe the reactions of sexual assault stressor, (b) later psychological adjustment, and (c) social support in the face. Results indicate women who acknowledge their experiences as rape score better on examined psychosocial adjustment variables hierarchical regression.
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