The Royal College of Psychiatrists Working Party Review Article on Recovered Memories of Childhood Sexual Abuse Implications for Practice Extracts What is the significance of the Brandon report? The Brandon report is an authoritative review of the current knowledge of the reliability of recovered memories of child sexual abuse and their source. It confirms that…
Another case relating to the therapist Anne Craig (see Family To Launch Landmark Legal Case Against Therapist).
It is a familiar theme, but shocking every time: Young woman goes to therapist, her behaviour changes radically,
In an innovative and illuminating study, Dr Julia Shaw and Stephen Porter demonstrate how rich false memories of committing crimes can be generated by introducing incorrect details and utilizing suggestive memory techniques.
SAFARI (Supporting All Falsely Accused with Reference Information) have released their April 2016 newsletter.
A truly damning verdict on Operation Midland from the Daily Mail. With the clearing of Harvey Proctor, the investigation has come to an end.
Steve Ramirez, Xu Liu and Susumu Tonegawa have performed a remarkable series of experiments on mice which they say demonstrate the unreliability of memory in mice and humans.
A new scientific study has rigorously investigated the nature of childhood memories:
We think our recollections are reliable,but research shows that all of us are susceptible to false memories. Kate Hilpern discovers what can happen when we rewrite the past.
The Skeptic’s Dictionary investigates how some people come to believe that they have been abducted and sexually violated by aliens.