Memories of childhood abuse: dissociation, amnesia, and corroboration.

@article{Chu1999MemoriesOC,
  title={Memories of childhood abuse: dissociation, amnesia, and corroboration.},
  author={James A. Chu and Linda Frey and Barbara L. Ganzel and Jesse Matthews},
  journal={The American journal of psychiatry},
  year={1999},
  volume={156 5},
  pages={
          749-55
        }
}
OBJECTIVE This study investigated the relationship between self-reported childhood abuse and dissociative symptoms and amnesia. The presence or absence of corroboration of recovered memories of childhood abuse was also studied. METHOD Participants were 90 female patients admitted to a unit specializing in the treatment of trauma-related disorders. Participants completed instruments that measured dissociative symptoms and elicited details concerning childhood physical abuse, sexual abuse, and… 

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