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Brain washing or indoctrination can last a life time

The longer the indoctrination period, the longer a recovering survivor must work at recovery, and the less likely family members outside the cult organization can achieve any beneficial impact. Brain washing or indoctrination can last a life time. It takes someone with the strength and ability to change attitudes and look outside the box and […]

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Brain washing or indoctrination can last a life time

The longer the indoctrination period, the longer a recovering survivor must work at recovery, and the less likely family members outside the cult organization can achieve any beneficial impact. Brain washing or indoctrination can last a life time. It takes someone with the strength and ability to change attitudes and look outside the box and […]

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Children are not “brainwashed” or “indoctrinated”, they are raised

‘Brainwashing’ is such an overused word these days, especially by young people who use it to mean ‘to firmly convince someone of a view that is not like mine’ that I have come to dislike it. Children are not “brainwashed” or “indoctrinated”, they are raised, often by parents just like yours, in a certain environment. […]

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CHILDREN BRAINWASHED BY A HATEFUL PARENT

This brainwashing is an integral part of the reason why certain children carry irrational hatred toward one of their parents, a prime indication these children have been victimized by one of their parents through the process known as “Parental Alienation Syndrome (PAS).” Though there are several definitions of brainwashing, I find the following Wikipedia article […]

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Brainwashed

More Advance Praise for Brainwashed “An authoritative, fascinating argument for the centrality of mind in what, doubtless prematurely, has been called the era of the brain.” —Peter D. Kramer, author of Listening to Prozac “Brainwashed provides an engaging and wonderfully lucid tour of the many areas in which the progress and applications of neuroscience are […]

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Terror, Love and Brainwashing

Written by a cult survivor and renowned expert on cults and totalitarianism, Terror, Love and Brainwashing draws on the author’s 25 years of study and research to explain how almost anyone, given the right set of circumstances, can be radically manipulated to engage in otherwise incomprehensible and often dangerous acts. This important book offers clarity […]

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Brainwashing – Part 2

Ok, so I established that brainwashing exists and is possible, or I hope I did. Now, before I start I want to add a little bit of a disclaimer. I am not saying that everyone who has been with a nar… Source: Brainwashing – Part 2

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brainwashing, reeducation, brainsweeping, coercive persuasion, thought control

Mind control (also known as brainwashing, reeducation, brainsweeping, coercive persuasion, thought control, or thought reform) is a controversial pseudoscientific theory that human subjects can beindoctrinated in a way that causes “an impairment of autonomy, an inability to think independently, and a disruption of beliefs and affiliations. In this context, brainwashing refers to the involuntary reeducation […]

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Children Held Hostage: Identifying Brainwashed Children, Presenting a Case, and Crafting Solutions

In Children Held Hostage, Stanley Clawar and Brynne Rivlin use important new research involving over 1,000 families to demonstrate that children can and are being used by parents in the divorce battle. Their research shows how negative actions by parents toward their children show up in court proceedings where children testify or are questioned by […]

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