Revictimization and Self-Harm in Females Who Experienced Childhood Sexual Abuse

  title={Revictimization and Self-Harm in Females Who Experienced Childhood Sexual Abuse},
  author={Jennie G Noll and Lisa Horowitz and George A. Bonanno and Penelope K. Trickett and Frank W Putnam},
  journal={Journal of Interpersonal Violence},
  pages={1452 - 1471}
Lifetime trauma histories were ascertained for females with confirmed histories of childhood sexual abuse and comparison females participating in a longitudinal, prospective study. Abused participants reported twice as many subsequent rapes or sexual assaults (p = .07), 1.6 times as many physical affronts including domestic violence (p = .01), almost four times as many incidences of self-inflicted harm (p = .002), and more than 20% more subsequent, significant lifetime traumas (p = .04) than… 

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