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Message ID: 8051
Date: 2009-01-28

Author:Eric Mart

Subject:Re: query on false memory

But see Margaret Hagan's interesting critique of this study in "Whores of

the Court."



Eric G. Mart, Ph.D., ABPP (Forensic)

311 Highlander Way

Manchester, New Hampshire 03103

Ph. 603/626-0966

Fax 603/622-7012

www.psychology-law.com

----- Original Message -----

From: "Denise Hines"

To: "Child Maltreatment Researchers"



Sent: Tuesday, January 27, 2009 11:21 AM

Subject: RE: query on false memory





This is one of the best references I have come across on this issue:



Williams, L.M. (1995). Recovered memories of abuse in women with documented

child sexual victimization histories. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 8,

649-674.



A substantial portion of the women in this study had forgotten their abuse

experiences at some point during their development -- some had eventually

recovered their memories; some still had no recollection of the abuse. All

of the sexual abuse had been documented in hospital records.



Best,

Denise



*************************************************************

Denise A. Hines, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Clark University

Department of Psychology

950 Main St.

Worcester, MA 01610

Office: Jonas Clark Room 346

Phone: 508-793-7458

Fax: 508-793-7265

Email: dhines@clarku.edu

URL: http://www.clarku.edu/faculty/dhines

*************************************************************

-----Original Message-----

From: bounce-3506591-8533211@list.cornell.edu

[mailto:bounce-3506591-8533211@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of

lfontes@rcn.com

Sent: Tuesday, January 27, 2009 10:04 AM

To: child-maltreatment-research-L@cornell.edu

Subject: query on false memory



Dear COlleagues,

A colleague in Puerto Rico has asked me urgently for materials (in Spanish

or English) to challenge a defense attorney who is using Loftus and Cecci's

work on false memory to try for the acquittal of a father accused of

sadistically abusing his 6 year old child. THis is a high profile case.



If you will send me articles in electronic form or links I'd be most

grateful and will pass them on to her immediately.



Thanks.



Lisa Fontes, Ph.D.

LFontes @rcn.com









But see Margaret Hagan's interesting critique of this study in "Whores of

the Court."



Eric G. Mart, Ph.D., ABPP (Forensic)

311 Highlander Way

Manchester, New Hampshire 03103

Ph. 603/626-0966

Fax 603/622-7012

www.psychology-law.com

----- Original Message -----

From: "Denise Hines"

To: "Child Maltreatment Researchers"



Sent: Tuesday, January 27, 2009 11:21 AM

Subject: RE: query on false memory





This is one of the best references I have come across on this issue:



Williams, L.M. (1995). Recovered memories of abuse in women with documented

child sexual victimization histories. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 8,

649-674.



A substantial portion of the women in this study had forgotten their abuse

experiences at some point during their development -- some had eventually

recovered their memories; some still had no recollection of the abuse. All

of the sexual abuse had been documented in hospital records.



Best,

Denise



*************************************************************

Denise A. Hines, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Clark University

Department of Psychology

950 Main St.

Worcester, MA 01610

Office: Jonas Clark Room 346

Phone: 508-793-7458

Fax: 508-793-7265

Email: dhinesclarku.edu

URL: http://www.clarku.edu/faculty/dhines

*************************************************************

-----Original Message-----

From: bounce-3506591-8533211list.cornell.edu

[mailto:bounce-3506591-8533211list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of

lfontesrcn.com

Sent: Tuesday, January 27, 2009 10:04 AM

To: child-maltreatment-research-Lcornell.edu

Subject: query on false memory



Dear COlleagues,

A colleague in Puerto Rico has asked me urgently for materials (in Spanish

or English) to challenge a defense attorney who is using Loftus and Cecci's

work on false memory to try for the acquittal of a father accused of

sadistically abusing his 6 year old child. THis is a high profile case.



If you will send me articles in electronic form or links I'd be most

grateful and will pass them on to her immediately.



Thanks.



Lisa Fontes, Ph.D.

LFontes rcn.com