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A 24-year-old female asked:

He stopped answering my text i should be okay with that he raped me, but now i can't sleep at night and crying myself to sleep now, not healthy?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Patricia Foster
Psychiatry 45 years experience
Get help now: You should NOT be ok that someone raped you. Have no contact with this man. Please get help with professionals trained to assist you: https://www.rainn.org/get-help/national-sexual-assault-hotline Be safe. I hope this helps.
Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
RAPE?: If this happened within the past 24 hours go to the ER RIGHT THIS MINUTE. Tell somebody what happened. They are there to help and not judge. You need to be checked out IMMEDIATELY for STD's.
Dr. Su Fairchild
Integrative Medicine 25 years experience
And tell the police. He should be arrested and jailed
Sep 22, 2015
Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Provided original answer
AGREED
Sep 22, 2015
Dr. James Rotchford
Addiction Medicine 42 years experience
I am in this case more concerned about the traumatic effects about what happened to you. There are professionals that can help you with this and your sleep and overall health and well-being. I am sorry this happened to you and perhaps with the appropriate professional discuss how best to respond to a criminal/violent act that could leave some lasting scars.
Sep 22, 2015

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