SEXUAL ASSAULT By N., Sam M.S. - 9 a violent penetration of a person against their wishes. See rape. SEXUAL ASSAULT: "Sexual assault is a violent and forceful assault against a person's wishes." Related Psychology Terms Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) RAPE ADOLESCENCE (Theories) SOCIOPATHIC PERSONALITY DISTURBANCE FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) PENETRATION NYMPHOMANIA (Andromania) SATYRIASIS (Satyrism) OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SEXUAL ASSAULT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sexual-assault/ (accessed July 6, 2022).