Rape-Related Pregnancy and Pregnancy Loss

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Rape, Common Reactions to - see Common Reactions to Sexual Assault.

Rape, Effects on Pregnancy and Birth - see Birth, Effects of Sexual Assault on Pregnancy and, see also Rape Related Pregnancy.

Rape Crisis Services:
Rape Crisis Services 
Helplines and Your Local Rape Crisis Services - International

Rape, Helping Someone - see also Anger, Child Abuse, Helping Someone, Common Reactions to Sexual Assault, Coping Skills, Cues, Depression, Dissociation, Domestic Violence, Helping Someone, Emotions During Pregnancy, Fear During Pregnancy, Grief, Helping Someone Through, Herodes' Cave Spring-Board and Live Chat Room, Parents, Help for, Secondary Trauma and Termination of Pregnancy, Helping Someone:
Rape Treatment Centre: How to Help a Friend
So Someone Tells You They've Been Raped
What Can You Do if Someone You Know Has Been Raped?

Hope for Healing: When a Friend Becomes a Victim of Rape
Helping a Friend: What Can You Do?
Information for Partners, Families and Friends

Rape-Related Pregnancy - see also Pregnancy, Rape-Related, see also Children by Rape.

Rape Trauma Syndrome - see also Amnesia, Common Reactions to Sexual Assault, Coping Skills, Cues, Depression, Dissociation, Emergency Contraception, Emotions During Pregnancy, Fear During Pregnancy and Grief.

Recovered Memories - see Amnesia, Cues, Disssociation, Flashbacks and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Regression - see also Body Memories, Cues, Dissociation, Flashbacks and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. 

Relationship Violence - see Acquaintance Rape, Domestic Violence and Domestic Violence, Helping Someone, Parenting, Domestic Violence and, Partner Rape and Safety Planning.

Relaxation - see Coping Skills, Parents, Looking After Yourself and Your Relationships, Parents, Being Relaxed, Parents, Transition to Being.

Reporting to Police - see also the Crisis Links page here, Common Reactions to Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Emergencies, Safety Planning:
QLD Police Service Rape and Sexual Assault
 
NSW Rape Crisis Centre: Reporting to Police 
SA Reporting Rape to the Police 
Canberra Rape Crisis Centre: Reporting the Rape 
SECASA (VIC Australia) Reporting Rape to the Police 
Australian Federal Police (AFP): Abuse and Family Violence 
NZ Reporting to the Police 
Home Office UK: Reporting Sexual Offences 
RAINN (Rape Abuse and Incest National Network, US) Reporting Rape 
Pandora's Project Advice on Reporting Rape 
Rape Crisis Information Pathfinder Reporting Rape 
Reporting Rape: South African Police Service

Repressed Memories - see Amnesia, Cues, Dissociation, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Regression.

Respect for Young Mothers - see also Children and Teenagers, Help for, Difficult Conversations, How to Have, Friend, Helping a, Listening, and Teenage Pregnancy:
Maternity T-shirt Ideas 
ActNow: Don't Shun a Young Mum
Respect Young Mums
Respecting Young Parents
Young Mums Deserve Respect

Returning to Work After Having a Baby - see also Announcing Your Pregnancy, Balancing Study and/or Work with Family, Working Mothers:
Going Back to Work or School After Having a Baby
Deciding to Work After Baby is Born
Returning to Work: The Mother of All Decisions
 
Easing the Transition Back to Work for New Moms - US
Returning to Work After Baby 
Returning to Work (Newborn)
Returning to Work After Pregnancy 
New Moms Returning to Work
Welcome Back: Returning to Work After Your Maternity Leave 
Coping with Having a Baby and Returning to Work 
Returning to Work After Maternity Leave - advice on your rights in Australia 
Returning to Work After Maternity Leave (US)
Mothers Who Work: Getting Back to Work - UK 
Mayo Clinic: Maternity Leave - Tips for Returning to Work

Returning to Work After a Career Break or Maternity Leave  
Part-time Online Return to Work 
Tips for Mothers Returning to Work 
Getting Back Into the Workforce: Advice for Working Mums 
Career Mums
Mums at Work, Workshops for Returning to Work, Australia 
Return to Work Courses for Women
Workingmums.co.uk: Working Mums Employment Assistance Agency - UK
Working Mums - UK

Returning to Work Blues - see also Announcing Your Pregnancy, Attachment, Balancing Study and/or Work with Family, Childcare, Separation Anxiety and Working Mothers:
Returning to Work Blues 
Beating the Back-to-Work-Post-Baby Blues 
Returning to Work
Will My Baby Still Know Me After I Go Back to Work? 
Overcoming Back to Work Anxieties for New Moms 
Helping Your Baby and Yourself With Separation Anxiety
Separation Anxiety: When New Moms Return to Work 
Dealing with Separation Anxiety - Yours!
Cuddle Count Eases Angst of Working Mums
Getting Back to Work After Mental Illness 
Mental Illness: Negotiating a Successful Return to Work
Returning to Work Realistically
- Canada
Returning to Work After an Absence Due to Anxiety or Depression
- UK
Returning to Work After a Nervous Breakdown or Other Mental Health Disorder - US
Returning to Work After Experiencing Mental Illness and Other Mental Health Issues - NZ
You're not alone in feeling like this.  If you can, get support from other working mums, who know what it's like.  These pages might help you find them:
New Working Mum Blues - Thread on BlueSuitMom Message Boards 
A Working Mum: Meeting Other Single Mums
Care for Kids Working Mums Forum
Pandora's Aquarium
Herode's Cave List of Message Boards for Survivors

Safety - see also the Crisis Links page here and Child Protection, Children and Teenagers, Helping, Domestic Violence, Emergencies:
Safety Planning - Australian Federal Police Worksheet 
Safety - Domestic Violence.

Secondary School - see also Adult Learning, Children and Teenagers, Helping, Educational Assistance, Financial Assistance and Educational Scholarships, Going Back to Work or School After Having a Baby, Returning to Work Blues, Study Tips, Tertiary Education and Working Mothers:
Brave Little Bear: Resources for Pregnant Students and Young Mums
QLD Brisbane School of Distance Education
- also has very helpful general advice about finishing school as a young mum
QLD Pregnant and Parenting Students
QLD Cherbourg Young Mothers Program
 
NSW Plumpton High Babies
- ABC television show about a program for teenage mothers at Plumpton High in NSW
Resources from Plumpton High Babies

NSW DALE Young Mothers Program in NSW 
NSW Strong Young Mums Project (Centacare Wilcannia) 
VIC Babies in the Classroom VCAL Program Opens Doors to Young Mums
VIC Continuing Your Education
VIC Talking Realities Program
VIC Attracting Young Women Back to Education
ACT Helping Young Parents Finish School 
ACT Services for Young Parents  
The Association of Women Educators (AWE) supporting the education of young pregnant and parenting women
Colleges Information for Students with Children and Single Parents - UK
Young Mothers Back Childcare Program - UK
Young Mums in Education - UK
Young Mothers Not in Learning - UK
Nothern Ireland School Aged Mothers Program - UK
Young Mothers Learning through the Open College Network - UK
Young Parents Programs in Conwy
- UK
Plymouth Young Parents Centre
- UK
Young Mothers Initiative, Fife - UK
Babies Put Teenage Mothers Back on Course

Young Mothers in Education Project, Galway
- Ireland
Young Mommies Homesite - US site, information and support communities for teenage mums.  New Life Ministries Young Mothers Program and Adult Diploma - US
Nelson McIntyre College, Winnipeg Teenage Parents Program - US
Oregon Program Creates Bridge to Success for Teen Parents - US
AmericanAdoptions.com Education Options
- good information, but commercial site, US
Teen Moms Can Prosper - Canada
Daycare and Diplomas: Teen Mothers Who Stayed in School
 
Books, Babies and School-Age Parents: How to Teach Pregnant and Parenting Teens to Succeed 
Auckland Young Mother's Support Programme - NZ

Secondary Trauma - see also Anger, Child Abuse, Helping Someone, Child Protection, Depression, Disappointment, Emotions, Fear, Friend, Helping a, Grief, Parents, Stress Management:
Understanding Secondary Trauma
Information About Secondary Trauma
Secondary Trauma - Definition and Information
Links to Articles on Secondary Trauma

"Secondary" Victims of Sexual Assault 
Vicarious Traumatization
Predictors of Secondary Trauma in Sexual Assault Trauma Counsellors
Secondary Trauma and the Management of Sex Offenders
Secondary Trauma Among Legal Professionals
Secondary Traumatization in Mental Health Care Providers
Presentation on Vicarious Trauma and Burnout, 2 November 2006
Self-Care for People Working with Trauma Victims
Vicarious Trauma: the Impact of Working in the Helping Professions

Self-Confidence and Self-Esteem in Adults, Developing - see also Domestic Violence and Parenting Skills Topics:
Bill of Rights for Survivors 
If You're Healing from Sexual Assault, Read This Every Morning 
More-self-esteem.com  
The Self-Esteem Guided Journal: A Ten Week Program

The Self-Esteem Companion: Simple Exercises to Help You Challenge Your Inner Critic and Celebrate Your Personal Strengths 
Self-Esteem Workshop Notes 
Health for Women: Improving Self-Esteem 
The Courage to Be Yourself: A Woman's Guide to Emotional Strength and Self-Esteem
The Woman's Book of Confidence: Meditations for Strength and Inspiration
 
Recovery of Your Self-Esteem: A Guide for Women 
The Self-Esteem Workbook

Self-Confidence and Self-Esteem in Children, Developing - see also Self-Confidence and Self-Esteem in Adults, Developing and Parenting Skills:
Parent Guides: Children's Mental Health   
Parent Guides: Self-Esteem
 
Your Self-Confident Baby: How to Encourage Your Child's Natural Abilities From the Very Start
  The Secure Child: Helping Children Feel Safe and Confident in a Changing World  
Trauma-Proofing Your Kids: A Parents' Guide for Instilling Confidence, Joy and Resilience
   Raising a Responsible Child: How to Avoid Indulging Too Much and Rescuing Too Often   
Raising an Optimistic Child: A Proven Plan for Depression-Proofing Young Children - For Life  Embrace The Future Resiliency Resource Centre: Self-Esteem  
501 Ways to Boost Your Child's Self-Esteem 
Building Self-Confidence in Children with Self-Esteem Activities

Affirmation Weaver: A Believe in Yourself Story, Designed to Help Children Boost Self-Esteem While Decreasing Stress and Anxiety 
Self-Esteem Games: 300 Fun Activities That Make Children Feel Good About Themselves 
Spirit Games: 300 Fun Activities That Bring Children Comfort and Joy
I Want Your Moo: a Story for Children about Self-Esteem
 
The Confident Child: Raising Children to Believe in Themselves
Our Children's Body Image and Self-Esteem
Boost Kids: Building Self-Esteem and Confidence in Children in Today's Society

Kids' Health: Body Image
 
Cultivating a Healthy Body Image in Kids 
VIC Better Health Channel: Body Image - Tips for Parents 
Raising and Praising Girls 
Raising and Praising Boys 
Raising Strong Girls

The Five Love Languages of Children

Self-Soothing Techniques - see also Coping Skills.

Separation Anxiety - see also Attachment, Bonding With Your Baby, Childcare and Returning to Work Blues:
How to Deal With Separation Anxiety - Yours!
Helping Your Child With Separation Anxiety
Separation Anxiety 
Dr Spock on Separation Anxiety 
Bye-Bye Time
Separation Anxiety.

Sex as Parents - see Parents, Looking After Yourself and Your Relationships.

Sexual Assault - see also Child Abuse, Domestic Violence and Rape.

Sexual Assault, Common Reactions to - see Common Reactions to Sexual Assault

Sexual Assault, Effects on Pregnancy, Birth and Parenting - see also Birth, Effects of Sexual Assault on Pregnancy, Parenting and, Children by Rape and Rape-Related Pregnancy.

Sexual Health Clinics.

Sexual Recovery - see also Difficult Conversations, How to Have, Listening, Parents, Looking After Yourself and Your Relationships and Preparing for Pregnancy:
Sexual Healing from Surviving to Thriving
Reclaiming Your Sexuality After Rape and Abuse
Recovering From Rape: Healing Your Sexuality

The Sexual Healing Journey: A Guide for Survivors of Sexual Abuse (by Wendy Maltz)
Sex, Intimacy and Sexual Violence Survivors - A Chat with Wendy Maltz

Incest and Sexuality: A Guide to Understanding and Healing
Women's Sexuality After Childhood Incest
Ghosts in the Bedroom: A Guide for the Partners of Incest Survivors
Lovers and Survivors: A Partner's Guide to Living With and Loving a Sexual Abuse Survivor

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs):
Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) and Rape
Sexual Transmitted Infections (STIs) - Where You Can Get Tested (WA, SA, NT, TAS, QLD, NSW) or (ACT).

Sign Language for Babies - see also Attachment, Bonding With Your Baby, Dunstan Baby Language and Massage for Babies:
About Baby Sign Language
Time with Baby: Sign Language
Articles about Baby Sign Language
Every Baby Signs

Sign Language Interpreters - see the Crisis Links page here.

Single Parents, Resources for - see also Parenting Skills:
Single Parenting Tips 
Creating a Support Network as a Single Parent
How to Carve Out "Me Time" As a Single Parent
Avoid Single Parent Burnout: 30 Self-Care Strategies for Single Parents 
Parenting Solo  
Before You Choose a Single Parent Support Group
Parents Without Partners - US and Canada
Single Parents: Peer Support for Single Parents Online
Successful Single Parenting 
Raising Great Kids on Your Own: A Guide and Companion for Every Single Parent 
Chicken Soup for the Single Parents Soul: Stories of Hope, Healing and Humor
The Complete Single Mother: Reassuring Answers to Your Most Challenging Situations
The Single Father: A Dad's Guide to Parenting Without a Partner
Complete Single Father: Reassuring Answers to Your Most Challenging Situations  
Positive Discipline for Single Parents: Nurturing Cooperation, Respect and Joy in Your Single-Parent Family

Slavery - see Child Protection and Anti-Slavery Work, International.

Sleep: 
Baby and Toddler Sleeping
Your Baby's Sleep

Smoking - see Addictions.

Special Needs Parenting - see Children With Disabilities or Special Needs, Emotions of Parents of, and Children With Disabilities or Special Needs, Parenting.

Statistics:
Statistical Likelihood of Pregnancy Through Rape 1 
Statistical Likelihood of Pregnancy Through Rape 2 
Statistical Likelihood of Violence During Pregnancy - Australia
Statistical Likelihood of Violence During Pregnancy - US

Stress Management - see Coping Skills:

Studying While You're Pregnant or a Parent - see Balancing Study and/or Work With Family, Educational Assistance, Financial Assistance and Educational Scholarships, Going Back to Secondary Education, Returning to Work Blues, Study Tips, Tertiary Education and Working Mothers.

Study Tips:
Young Adult Health - Study Tips
Study Tips

Bored of Studies Study Tips
 
Study Grandmaster Study Tips
Ten Tips for Studying
 
Online Academic Skills Resources
5 Tips to Make Your Life Saner as a Busy Student
 
Study Tips 4 Me 
10 Exercises for Improving Focus and Concentration 

Support for New Parents - see Fathers, Information and Support for New, Friendship and Support for New Parents, Mother's Groups, Pregnancy Support Services.

Suicide - see also Crisis Links page here, Cues, Depression, Dissociation, Domestic Violence, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Pregnancy Support Services:
Suicide Rates for Young People Who'd Been Sexually Abused 10.7-13 Times the National Australian rates 
Increased Risk of Suicide for People Who've Experienced Sexual Assault