Becoming a victim of crime can be a very traumatic experience and it can have a different impact on everyone.
There is no “right way” of feeling and the effects can last for a long time.
You may find you need some methods to help you cope with these new emotions you are feeling.
Coping methods are the strategies people can use to help with the stress and/or trauma they have or are experiencing. Coping methods help us to cope with stressful events and help us to manage all of these strong feelings.