I occasionally hear through the online grapevine about academic-level research being done on issues related to survivors of spiritual abuse. When I do, I make what efforts I can to participate myself, and to encourage others to do likewise.
The following overview and link comes from Kathryn Keller Lamar, who has created an original survey as part of her doctoral dissertation research. I did the online survey this morning, and it only took me something like just 20 minutes.
One thing I especially appreciated was that you can respond to situations that involved wherever you experienced what you did – church, ministry or small group, Christian non-profit, etc. So the survey is relevant, regardless of the type of organization we were dealing with.
I believe it is well worth our investing in Kathryn’s research project, and I expect some very useful analysis to come out of her work. Here is her overview and invitation — please participate and let your networks know – help her reach the threshold number of surveys she needs! Thanks … Brad Continue reading