Judith L. Herman M.D.

Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Harvard University Medical School; Director of Training, Victims of Violence Program, Department of Psychiatry at the Cambridge Hospital, Cambridge, Massachusetts; pioneer in the study of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and the sexual abuse of women and children; author (Trauma and Recovery and Father-Daughter Incest)

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