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Dr. John Clark, 73, psychiatrist was authority on danger of cults

Title: Dr. John Clark, 73, psychiatrist was authority on danger of cults
Date: Saturday, 9 October 1999
Publisher: Boston Globe
Author: Tom Long
Main source: boston.com

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Dr. John G. Clark of Weston, a psychiatrist who was among the first to note the damaging effects of cults, died Thursday in Belmont Manor nursing home. He was 73. Dr. Clark was a member of the faculty at Harvard Medical School and the staff at McLean Hospital in Belmont. He maintained a private practice in Weston. After several families consulted him in the early '70s about their children's membership in fringe religious groups, he became convinced that the young people ... [Read the rest at boston.com]