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Abuse Using Technology

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Updated: 
October 10, 2017

Abuse Involving Texts, Photos, and Videos (non-consensual image sharing/"revenge porn")

For many people, sending and receiving texts, photos and videos is an important way to communicate with family and friends. However, sending texts, photos, or videos of a sexual nature can have unintended consequences, especially in a situation where there is an imbalance of power and someone feels pressured or forced into taking or sending sexual images or texts.