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    • Feelings of Shame and Dissociation in Survivors of High and Low Betrayal Traumas 

      Platt, Melissa (University of Oregon, 2014-09-29)
      Betrayal trauma theory posits that victims of abuse perpetrated by someone close are more likely to dissociate from awareness of the abuse in order to protect the needed relationship. Shame may likewise protect the ...
    • Social context in traumatic stress: Gender, ethnicity, and betrayal 

      Tang, Sharon Shann-Shin (University of Oregon, 2009-06)
      The purpose of the current study was to examine the role of sociocultural factors in posttraumatic stress. The two major aims were to add to current knowledge about why women report higher rates of posttraumatic stress ...
    • Trauma and Betrayal Blindness in Charitable Donations 

      Kaehler, Laura (University of Oregon, 2014-09-29)
      Betrayal trauma theory (see Freyd, 1996) posits betrayal events often require "betrayal blindness" in order to limit awareness or memory of information regarding the betrayal. This occurs in order to maintain a connection ...