ERIC Number: EJ571533
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Cult Affiliation and Disaffiliation: Implications for Counseling.
Robinson, Beth; Frye, Ellen M.; Bradley, Loretta J.
Counseling and Values, v41 n2 p166-73 Jan 1997
Data on cult membership and the characteristics of cults are provided. The process of cult affiliation and its relationship to family dynamics are reviewed. Defection, the processes of disaffiliation (voluntary and involuntary), and clinical symptoms after cult disaffiliation are discussed. Implications and recommendations for counselors are provided. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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