The Most Dangerous Idea in Mental Health - CVU Co-Founder's Castlewood Nightmare

Updated: Feb 11


Pacific Standard Magazine By: Ed Cara


The belief that hidden memories can be "recovered" in therapy should have been exorcised years ago, when a rash of false memories dominated the airwaves, tore families apart, and put people on the stand for crimes they didn't commit. But the mental health establishment does not always learn from its mistakes—and families are still paying the price.