Video on Difficult Issues Facing Adult Survivors of Abuse
Recovering from any type of abuse can be very hard. It has physical and psychological effects. Also consequences on sexual intimacy, general trust and relationships. Our guest Dr. Ana Lopez discusses the emotional issues as a consequence of physical, sexual and emotional abuse. She also discusses the impact of the abuse in the person and the family.
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Dr. Ana Lopez Ph.D., Psy.D is the Clinical Director and founder of the Clinical Assessment & Treatment Services, P.C. She works extensively with Iowa's Hispanic population and her areas of specialty include abuse and neglect, divorce and family disruption, pregnancy-related matters, and immigration-acculturation related issues. She served on the Board of Directors for the Child Abuse Prevention. Also, Dr. Lopez is a current board member of the Iowa State Board of Education and founder of Guardian Angel, Inc., a non-profit organization to help children.
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Gluck, S. (2011, January 18). Video on Difficult Issues Facing Adult Survivors of Abuse, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2019, October 19 from https://www.healthyplace.com/abuse/videos/difficult-issues-facing-adult-survivors-of-abuse