June 22, 2024
The Gaslight Effect Podcast

The Gaslight Effect Podcast

From feeling “dead inside” to saying “Sorry comrade Kim, the party’s over” – Dr. Janja Lalich shares her powerful journey out of a cult on The Gaslight Effect.

The moment that symbolized of their newfound freedom? An unlit cigarette. When Kim pulled out her cigarette and no one came to light it for her, it was clear – the reign of manipulation was over.

Can you imagine the courage it took to stand up against continuous narcissistic manipulation and control?

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Dr. Janja Lalich

Janja Lalich, Ph.D. is a researcher, author, and educator specializing in cults and extremist groups, with a particular focus on charismatic relationships, political and other social movements, ideology and social control, and issues of gender and sexuality.