Our expert says:
Getting raped surely leaves scars – I will definitely recommend that you seek professional help to assist you in dealing with the trauma and the way it impacted on you emotionally, your life and relationships. You deserve it!
The fact that your are mentioning that you experience pain during intercourse is a clear indication pleasure will be the last on the list – or that you won’t be in the mood or have any desire – due to your expectation that pain will once again be a strong possibility like before. Pain during intercourse is quite common amongst women – www.sexualhealth.co.za might provide you with some reading material that will be insightful.
Couple counseling with a psychologist specifically dealing with sexual concerns – pain during intercourse – will be helpful for you and your boyfriend as it will provide you both with insight and exploring of possible ways to prevent pain and increase the love and emotional intimacy that you would like to experience in your relationship. You can contact our helpline – 0860100262 for a referral to a professional.
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