PEGaSUS – Psycho-Educational Group for Survivors of Sexual Assault

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19/09/2019, 4:00 pm - TO 28/11/2019 - 5:30 pm

Organizer: Equity and Inclusion Office - McMaster University

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PEGaSUS: Psycho-Educational Group for Survivors of Sexual Assault
This is a 10-week program designed for students of all genders who have experienced sexual assault.

Session Topics:

Week One: Effects of Sexual Assault
Week Two: Fear and Anger
Week Three: Sadness and Grief
Week Four: Shame, Guilt and Self-Blame
Week Five: Managing Triggers and Flashbacks
Week Six: Healthy Coping and Self-Care
Week Seven: Self Esteem, Boundaries and Assertiveness
Week Eight: Intimacy, Sexuality and Body Image
Week Nine: Resilience, Hope and Empowerment
Week Ten: Social Connection and Support System

Two Available Terms (Thursdays, 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.)
Fall Term: September 19 – November 28, 2019
Winter Term: January 23 – April 2, 2020

For students interested in joining the group, please email Hagar Akua Prah at with your name and preference for the fall or winter group. You will be provided with the group location once you have checked in with the facilitator. Note that the groups are open and can be joined at any point.