The Psychology of Cults - All In The Mind - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | |

Podcast from RadioNational Australia.


If you sign up to a weekend personal development workshop, you don’t really expect to emerge 10 years later a shadow of your former emotional self. What sets many groups apart from what we regard as cults is a range of powerful psychological techniques which can be difficult to see through—particularly if you are at a vulnerable time of your life. We hear the story of one woman’s escape from a cult and some insights into those persuasive techniques

Via Greg Downey