Survivor psychology

the dark side of a mental health mission by Smith, Susan

Publisher: Upton Books in Boka Raton, FL

Written in English
Published: Pages: 233 Downloads: 880
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  • False memory syndrome.,
  • Recovered memory.,
  • Victims.,
  • Psychiatric ethics.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-230) and index.

StatementSusan Smith.
LC ClassificationsRC455.2.F35 S64 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 233 p. ;
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1116482M
ISBN 100897771389
LC Control Number94042575

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