Satanic Ritual Abuse
Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
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Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology
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Rhoades, G. F. 2010. Satanic Ritual Abuse. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1–3.
- Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
Satanic ritual abuse (SRA) or ritual abuse may be defined as a method of control over people of all ages consisting of physical, sexual, and psychological mistreatment through the use of rituals, with or without satanic meaning or overtones. Perpetrators of SRA may utilize satanic rituals as part of their belief system and/or to facilitate the control and mistreatment of their victims.
- ritual abuse;
- mind control;