The Richard W. Smith Lecture Series

Spring Lecture

Rachel Bernstein

Cults in America:
Who They Are. 
How They Control Minds.

April 26, 2017 / 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.



Rachel Bernstein is an educator and therapist. She is a credentialed teacher in regular and special education, has a Masters Degree in Education, and is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.

Starting in 1990, Rachel Bernstein began providing therapy for those hurt by cults, and hurt by those who are abusively manipulative and dominant.  Rachelís work with former cult members and their families  began in Los Angeles at the former Commission on Cults, at the Cult Resource Center, and as a clinician at the former Cult Clinic where she provided counseling and ran a former cult-member support group.


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