Sexual harassment is unwanted and unwelcome sexual behavior.
Some forms of sexual harassment are also crimes and should be reported to the police or district attorney so that the perpetrator(s) can be prosecuted. Tips If You Feel You Are the Target of Sexual Harassment Go to a supervisor or school staff member.
If you feel uncomfortable, it is okay to bring a coworker, friend or parent with you to that meeting.
Contact the Sexual Assault Center hotline at: 703.683.7273.
Survivors of sexual assault or childhood sexual abuse sometimes find it helpful to talk about their feelings with others who have had similar experiences.
Not addressing your own feelings may make it difficult to offer strength and support to the survivor.