Special thanks to the following people for their valuable input on this book:

Chief Editors
The late Paul R. Martin, Ph.D., Founder of Wellspring Retreat Center
John Wick
Kenneth P. Weinkauf
All three were former members of spiritually abusive groups

Grammatical Editors
Lois Jones
Jeff Jones

Graphic Design
Tim Martin

Technical Support
Tim Martin
Kenneth P. Weinkauf

Supplemental Information
Larry Pile
Donna Adams
Carol Giambalvo
Dave Clark
Mike Urton