Child sexual abuse and false memory syndrome
Is repressed memory fact or fiction? What role should therapists play in determining the truth? What if any, weight should these "memories" be given when prosecuting claims of child sexual abuse? Noted experts seek answers that could affect thousands of lives.
Tabloid talk shows and the courts are overflowing with adults alleging sexual and other abuses they endured as children. Parents have been hauled into court, convicted, and jailed over their children's claims of abuse, many of which have been based upon "memories" that have surfaced after therapists employed dubious techniques and suggestive "therapies". In some cases, the abuse really did occur. Alarmingly, in other cases, it did not.
Noted psychologist and author Robert A. Baker states that experienced and responsible therapists vehemently disagree about the nature, source, and reliability of these "memories". In Child Sexual Abuse and False Memory Syndrome doctors, therapists, victims, researchers, and others search for answers in seven major areas: memory and its recovery, childhood trauma, repression and amnesia, hypnosis, suggestibility, professional problems and ethical issues, as well as needed research and legal implications.
What people are saying - Write a review
The Courage to Heal: A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse
Ellen Bass,Laura Davis
No preview available - 2002
The Statement of the Problem
Hidden Memories Fact or Fancy?
MEMORY AND ITS RECOVERY
21 other sections not shown
Can't Touch My Soul: A Guide for Lesbian Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse
No preview available - 2004
Mental Disorders in the Social Environment: Critical Perspectives
Limited preview - 2013
Baker - Child Sexual Abuse
Child Sexual Abuse and False Memory Syndrome features significant scientific research and debates on these important questions by noted experts, including: ...
www.skeptic.de/ b/ 0102.php
Child Sexual Abuse and False Memory Syndrome by Robert A. Baker at ...
Is repressed memory fact or fiction? What role should therapists play in determining the truth? What if any, weight should these "memories" be given when ...
www.questia.com/ library/ book/ child-sexual-abuse-and-false-memory-syndrome-by-robert-a-baker.jsp
CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE ANDFALSE MEMORY SYNDROME
In Child Sexual Abuse and False Memory Syndrome doctors, therapists, victims, researchers, and others search for answers in seven major areas: memory and ...
www.hutch.demon.co.uk/ prom/ childsexual.htm
Recovered Memories and False Memory Syndrome: psychlinks.ca
Child Sexual Abuse and False Memory Syndrome. Prometheus Books, 1998. Briere, John Therapy For Adults Molested As Children: Beyond Survival (Revised). ...
www.psychlinks.ca/ pages/ recovered-memories.htm
Remembering Philip Klass and Robert Baker
... Mind Games (1996), Child Sexual Abuse and False Memory Syndrome (1998), and (with Joe Nickell) Missing Pieces: How to Investigate Ghosts, ufos, ...
THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS IN PENNSYLVANIA AND REPRESSED MEMORIES ...
2 See Robert A. Baker, preface to Child Sexual Abuse and False Memory Syndrome 9, 9 (Robert A. Baker, ed., 1998) (reporting conclusion of Frank Putnam, md, ...
vls.law.vill.edu/ publications/ womenslawforum/ Comments/ Spring%202001/ dalrymplevbrown.htm
In ra Baker (Ed.), Child sexual abuse and false memory syndrome. (pp. 97-145). New York: Prometheus. Griffith, ba & Griggs, jc (2001). ...
etd.rau.ac.za/ theses/ available/ etd-09122005-095638/ restricted/ Bibliography.pdf
Amicus brief: Althaus v. Cohen
(1997) Child Sexual Abuse and False Memory Syndrome, Prometheus Books. Beahrs, jo, jj Cannell, and tg Gutheil (1996), "Delayed traumatic recall in adults: A ...
Page 1 1 CURRICULUM VITAE Francis D. Fincham Current Position ...
1. CURRICULUM VITAE. Francis D. Fincham. Current Position: Eminent Scholar & Director. Fax: (850) 644-3439. FSU Family Institute. Tel: (850) 644-4914 ...
www.chs.fsu.edu/ ~fFincham/ VITANEW.L.pdf