Monthly Archives: January 2018

How Institutional Betrayal Affects Agency Investigations

Posted on January10, 2018
Investigators often encounter descriptions of events that are totally at odds with each other in the course of their interviews.  In many cases, it can be chalked up to different perspectives; in some cases, it’s an attempted cover-up.  But in cases of staff abuse, it may be something else entirely. Dr. Jennifer Freyd has researched trauma and its effects on memory extensively.  It is common knowledge in the trauma therapy community that traumatic memories are often repressed as a defense…
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