The term survivor is used on our website to describe anyone who has experienced any unwanted act of a sexual nature. However, each individual has a right to identity with whichever term best fits their experience or with no term at all.
We are here to help you, whether the incident occurred recently or not, and we will honour your individual healing process. Here is how we can help you:
We offer free crisis intervention and short-term crisis counselling to help you navigate your healing process. emilie.marcotte [at] mcgill.ca (Make an appointment) or stop by at any time during our drop-in hours.
We also offer support activities for survivors.
- Trauma sensitive yoga
- Group therapy
Each survivor has different needs. We will work with you to determine what is right for you. We can assist you with:
The decision to report an incident or not is entirely yours. We can help you understand the reporting processes—whether you are considering reporting through campus channels or through police services—so that you can decide what is right for you.
If you choose to report, we can accompany you through the process.