Monthly Archives: April 2016

Libow, Schreier, & Munchausen by Proxy: Part 9 – Monika’s Book Critique

In this series of posts, I review the work of scientists Libow & Schreier, who wrote extensively in the scientific literature about Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy (MSbP). They literally wrote the book on it in 1993 and called it “Hurting for Love”. In my last post, I describe my discomfort with the name of the […]
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Surviving Adult Reports Childhood MSbP Torture: Part 20 – S.A.F.E. Phase 4

In my previous posts, I describe how I ended up at S.A.F.E., a facility that is part of the Troubled Teen Industry (TTI). In my last post, I described what was required of people at Phase 3 of the program. In this post, I’ll describe Phase 4. Phase 4 Drug-free for Drug Addicts This is the […]
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Libow, Schreier, & Munchausen by Proxy: Part 8 – Article and Book

In my previous posts, I introduce researchers Drs. Judith Libow and Dr. Herbert Schreier, who literally wrote “the book” on MSbP. In earlier posts in the series, I describe their backgrounds, and in other previous posts, I cover their early work. In this post, I will discuss an article and book they co-authored, both of […]
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Surviving Adult Reports Childhood MSbP Torture: Part 19 – S.A.F.E. Phase 3

In my previous posts, I explained how I was first inpatient at Red Rock Canyon, and then ended up in S.A.F.E., a notorious site in the Troubled Teen Industry (TTI). In my last post, I described S.A.F.E. through Phases 1 and 2. This post continues with Phase 3. Phase 3 We are progressing now!  We are supposed […]
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I is for Ipecac

In commenting on Monika’s blog on the use of ipecac in Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy, I had quite a bit more to say than I realized. Mealtime Mayhem When I was a small child, we granddaughters (and only granddaughters) were having a sleep-over at my paternal grandparents’ home. They still had their three youngest children […]
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