Male victims of child sexual abuse are twice as likely to be out of work due to illness
Irish News. August 15, 2014.
Sexual abuse lawyers see the many consequences in victims' lives, but an Irish News report suggests one more to add to the list. Keep reading for more:
Men who have been sexually abused in childhood are twice as likely to be out of work due to sickness and disability, a major ESRI study reveals. It is the first research into the economic impact of abuse on the lives of adult survivors and confirms the knock-on effects for household income are "real and substantial".
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