Resources Relevant to Children and SGAs (Second Generation Adults – people born or raised in high-demand, cultic groups)
A Workshop for People Born or Raised in Cultic Groups. Kelley McCabe; Lorna Goldberg, MSW; Michael Langone, PhD; Kristen DeVoe, MSW . ICSA E-Newsletter. 6(1), 2007.
Authoritarian Culture and Child Abuse in ISKCON. Nori J. Muster CSR, 3.1, 2004 (4-18)
Child Protection in an Authoritarian Community: Culture Clash and Systemic Weakness. Livia Bardin, MSW. Cultic Studies Review, 4(3), 2005, 233-267.
Children and Cults. Michael D. Langone & Gary Eisenberg. In Michael D. Langone (Ed). Recovery From Cults: Help for Victims of Psychological and Spiritual Abuse. Norton, 1993.
Children and Cults: A Practical Guide.Susan Landa. Journal of Family Law, 25(3), 1990-1991.
Cults and Children: The Abuse of the Young. A. Markowitz, C.S.W. & D. Halperin, M.D. CSJ, 1.2, 1984 (143-155)
Cults and Children: The Role of the Psychotherapist. David Halperin, M.D. CSJ, 6.1, 1989 (76-85)
Current Status of Federal Law Concerning Violent Crimes Against Women and Children. Robin Boyle, J.D. Cultic Studies Review, 1(1), 2000, 65-89.
Questions and Answers About Memories of Childhood Abuse. American Psychological Association.
Stairway to Heaven: Treating Children in the Crosshairs of Trauma. Bruce Perry, MD, PhD; Maia Szalavitz.
Starting Out in Mainstream America. Livia Bardin.
Task Force Study of Ritual Crime. Michael Maddox, Esq. & the Virginia State Crime Commission. CSJ, 8.2, 1991 (191-250)
The Psychobiology of Trauma and Child Maltreatment. Doni Whitsett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W. CSR, 5.3, 2006 (351-373)
Women, Elderly, and Children in Religious Cults. Marcia Rudin. CSJ, 1.1, 1984 (8-26)
Book Review: Adult Children of Parental Alienation Syndrome: Breaking the Ties that Bind (Amy Baker) – Lorna Goldberg; Reviewer CSR, 7.1, 2008 (57-63)
Book Review: Boy Soldiers. (A. Hicklin) – Frank MacHovec; Reviewer CSJ, 16.1, 1999 (80-81)
Book Review: Breaking Their Will: Shedding Light on Religious Child Maltreatment (Janet Heimlich) – Marcia Rudin, Reviewer, IT, 3.1, 2012 (19-20)
Book Review: Cartwheels in a Sari: A memoir of Growing up Cult (Jayanti Tamm) – Marcia Rudin; Reviewer CSR, 8.3, 2009 (306-310)
Book Review: Child of the Cult (Nori Muster) – Joseph Szimhart, Reviewer IT, 4.1, 2013 (13-15)
Book Review: Grandparents’ Rights: What Every Grandparent Needs to Know – Robin Boyle; Reviewer (e-version, no page numbers) – DOUBLE ISSUE VOL. 3.2/3.3 CSR, 2004
Book Review: Help at Any Cost. (Maia Szalavitz) – Steve Eichel; Reviewer CSR, 5.2, 2006 (327-332)
Book Review: In the Name of God: The True Story of the Fight to Save Children from Faith-Healing Homicide – Elmer J. Thiessen, Reviewer IJCS, 5.0, 2014 (70-74)
Book Review: Lost Boy (Brent W. Jeffs with Maia Szalavitz) – Andrea Moore Emmett; Reviewer CSR, 8.3, 2009 (303-305)
Book Review: The Boy Who Was Raised As a Dog and Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrists Notebook: What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us About Loss, Love and Healing (Bruce Perry & Maia Szalavitz) – Doni Whitsett; Reviewer CSR, 6.2, 2007 (204-209)
Book Review: The Religion that Kills: Christian Science, Abuse, Neglect, and Mind Control. (Linda Kramer) – Frank MacHovec; Reviewer CSR, 2.3, 2003 (e-version, no page numbers)
Child Trauma Academy
CHILD (Children’s Healthcare is a Legal Duty) – The mission of Children’s Healthcare Is a Legal Duty is to end child abuse or neglect related to religion, cultural practices, or quackery through public education, research, legal action, and a limited amount of lobbying.
Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study – One of the largest investigations ever conducted to assess associations between childhood maltreatment and later-life health and well-being. The study is a collaboration between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Kaiser Permanente’s Health Appraisal Clinic in San Diego.
Virginia Child Protection Newsletter