news items – trauma crimes, the effects of trauma, dissociation, severe abuse

This week there were many new articles on the effects of traumatic events and the exposure of different trauma crimes, including institutionalization, war crimes, day care allegations,  articles on trauma and dissociation and several recent books and severe trauma and dissociation.

Deprivation and Neglect Found to Age Children’s Chromosomes – Telomere length and early severe social deprivation: linking early adversity and cellular aging. Molecular Psychiatry, 2011; DOI: 10.1038/mp.2011.53

American Indian Boarding Schools: Resolving the Issues They Left Behind

Man accused of sexual assaults at Rockford day care .

Army charges sixth Lewis-McChord soldier with war crimes in Afghanistan

Trauma Articles, Chapters, & Commentaries – Articles and commentaries on this site are all authored or co-authored by Jennifer J. Freyd.

Becker-Blease, K.A., DePrince, A.P., & Freyd, J.J. (2011). Why and how people forget sexual abuse.  The Role of Traumatic Memories  In V. Ardino (Ed.),Posttraumatic Syndromes in Children and Adolescents. (pp 135-155)  West Sussex, UK:  Wiley/Blackwell.

Hulette, A.C., Kaehler, L.A., & Freyd, J.J. (2011).  Intergenerational associations between trauma and dissociation.  Journal of Family Violence, 26, 217-225.

Hulette, A.C., Freyd, J.J., & Fisher, P. A. (2011). Dissociation in middle childhood among foster children with early maltreatment experiences. Child Abuse & Neglect, 35, 123-126.

Forensic Aspects of Dissociative Identity Disorder – Child Abuse Wiki

Forensic Aspects of Dissociative Identity Disorder

Ritual Abuse and Mind Control – The Manipulation of Attachment Needs
google books

Ritual Abuse in the Twenty-First Century

Sexual Abuse in Day Care: A National Study


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