People explain that it’s easier to speak to an objective 3rd party when struggling with personal issues, as they don’t want to burden their loved-ones. Dealing with issues alone rarely achieves positive results, and counselling sessions can assist with lifting some of the burden. Karen is registered with the National Redress Scheme for victims of childhood sexual assault (Click on traumasupport.com.au. for the application process). Victims may be able to receive up to 10 years of weekly counselling sessions.