Answer 4

A strong support network is extremely beneficial to a survivor’s recovery process.

This is true. A strong support network- which may include family members, friends, partners, coworkers and others is a vital component to a survivor’s recovery.  The emotional support and resources that significant others can provide can be invaluable to survivors as they navigate the confusing process of healing from trauma.

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