How to deal with mental and sexual abuse of the past?

The following excerpt is from a samvaad (dialogue) session with Acharya Prashant.

Question (Q): How to deal with childhood mental and sexual abuse, which makes a deep impact on one’s mind? Do these things happen due to past life karma?

Acharya Prashant (AP): If I tell you that they indeed happen due to accumulated actions from the past, past life…