Further Study – General Public


Lucien Greaves | Mental Health Abuse and Malpractice

Dr. Susan Clancy | Abducted: How People Come to Believe They Were Kidnapped by Aliens

Kevin Felstead | The Carol Felstead Scandal: a true story of false memory

Dr. Elizabeth Loftus | Speaking of Psychology: How Memory can be Manipulated

Dr. Elizabeth Loftus | The Fiction of Memory

Dr. Richard McNally | Mindscape: on Trauma and Memory

Dr. Richard McNally | Remembering Trauma

Debbie Nathan | Sybil Exposed

Mark Pendergrast | Memory Warp: How The Myth Of Repressed Memory Arose And Refuses To Die

Dr. Daniel Schacter | The Seven Sins of Memory

Dr. Julia Shaw | Embrace Your Imperfect Memory

Alix Spiegel | An Epidemic Created by Doctors

Dr. Michael Yapko | Memory, Suggestion and Abuse

NOVA | The Memory Hackers



Dr. Susan Clancy | Abducted: How People Come to Believe They Were Kidnapped by Aliens

Dr. Susan Clancy | The Trauma Myth: The Truth About the Sexual Abuse of Children--and Its Aftermath

Eleanor Goldstein & Kevin Farmer |  True Stories of False Memories

Dr. Elizabeth Loftus | The Myth of Repressed Memory: False Memories and Allegations of Sexual Abuse

Meredith Maran | My Lie: A True Story of False Memory

Dr. Paul McHugh | Try to remember: psychiatry’s clash over meaning, memory, and mind

Dr. Richard McNally |  Remembering Trauma

Debbie Nathan | Sybil Exposed: The Extraordinary Story Behind the Famous Multiple Personality Case

Dr. Richard Ofshe | Making Monsters: False Memories, Psychotherapy, and Sexual Hysteria

Mark Pendergrast | Memory Warp: How the Myth of Repressed Memory Arose and Refuses to Die

Mark Pendergrast |  Victims of Memory: Sex Abuse Accusations and Shattered Lives

Dr. Daniel Schacter | Searching for Memory; The Brain, the Mind, and the Past

Dr. Paul Simpson | Second Thoughts: Understanding the False Memory Crisis and How It Could Affect You

Dr. Michael Yapko | Suggestions of Abuse: True and False Memories of Childhood Sexual Trauma


Articles Available Online

Jane Doe | How Could This Happen? Coping with A False Accusation of Incest and Rape

Dr. Allen Frances | Multiple Personality Disorder: Is It Mental Disorder, Myth, or Metaphor?

Goodman, Qin, Bottoms & Shaver | Characteristics and Sources of Allegations of Ritualistic Child Abuse (Washington, D.C.: National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information, 1994)

Katie Herzog | Repressed Memories are Back, Baby! (2019)
"In fact, laypeople were actually less likely to believe in this concept than psychologists and other clinicians. The group least likely to believe it? Scientists working in the field of memory."

Dr. David J Ley | Forget Me Not: The Persistent Myth of Repressed Memories (2019)

Kenneth Lanning | Investigators Guide to Allegations of "Ritual" Child Abuse (1992)

Dr. Richard Noll | Speak, Memory

Mark Pendergrast | (excerpt from) Victims of Memory