Hassan, Steven (2019) The Cult of Trump: A Leading Cult Expert Explains How the President Uses Mind Control. New York: Simon and Schuster.
Hassan, Steven (2018) Combating Cult Mind Control: The #1 Best-Selling Guide to Protection, Rescue and Recovery from Destructive Cults Newton, Massachusetts: Freedom of Mind Press.
Hassan, Steven (2012, 2013) Freedom of Mind: Helping Loved Ones Leave Controlling People, Cults and Beliefs, Newton, Massachusetts: Freedom of Mind Press
Hassan, Steven (2000) Releasing the Bonds: Empowering People to Think for Themselves Somerville, Massachusetts: Freedom of Mind Press. This book has also been published in Chinse, Persian, Polish, and Russian.
Hassan, Steven A. (1988,1990). Combatting Cult Mind Control. Rochester, Vermont: Park Street Press. This book has also been published in French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Slovak, Spanish, and Russian.
Forthcoming: Hassan, S.; Caven-Atack, J. and Shah, M. (2020). Fringe Actor Terrorism: Societal Influence and Social Media Impact on Violence. In J. Holzer, P. Recupero, P. Gill, and A. Dew. (Ed.), LONE-ACTOR TERRORISM: An Integrated Framework. Oxford University Press USA.
Hassan, S., and Caven-Atack, J. (2020). Antisemitism in Cult and Hate Groups. In H. S. Moffic, J. Peteet, A Hankir, and M. V. Seeman. (Ed.), ANTI-SEMITISM AND PSYCHIATRY: Recognition, Prevention, and Interventions. Springer Nature Switzerland AG.
Hankir, A., and Hassan, S. (2019). Psychological Determinants and Social Influences of Violent Extremism. In S. Moffic, M.D., J. Peteet, M.D., A. Hankir, M.D., and R. Awaad, M.D. (Ed.), ISLAMOPHOBIA AND PSYCHIATRY: Recognition, Prevention, and Treatment. Springer Publishers.
Hassan, Steven. (1994). Chapter 6: Strategic Intervention Therapy. In Shupe, A. & Bromley, D. (Ed.), Anti-cult Movements in Cross-cultural Perspective. New York: Garland
Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Hassan, S.A. and Shah, M.J. (2019) The anatomy of undue influence used by terrorist cults and traffickers to induce helplessness and trauma, so creating false identities. Ethics, Medicine, and Public Health (2019) 8, 97-107. Elsevier Masson SAS. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jemep.2019.03.002
Hassan, Steven (10/13/19). Take It From a Former Moonie: Trump Is a Cult Leader: It might seem an outrageous proposition to compare Donald Trump to a murderous cult leader. And yet there are alarming parallels. The Daily Beast. Available online at https://www.thedailybeast.com/author/steven-hassan.
Hassan, Steven (2017) Brainwashing Young People into Violent Extremist Cults, Freedom from Fear magazine of The United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (Unicri.it) http://f3magazine.unicri.it/?p=1353
Hassan, Steven (1999) Spiritual Responsibility: Cult Awareness March/April issue of New Age Journal
Hassan, Steven and Surya Das (1996) Spiritual Responsibility: Avoiding Abuses and Pitfalls Along the Spiritual Path (1996) booklet
Co-developer of Ending the Game with Rachel Thomas, Carissa Phelps and D’Lita Miller–an intervention curriculum for women who have been sex trafficked to understand pimp/ trafficker mind control www.endingthegame.com
Hassan, Steven A. (1984). Exit-Counseling: Working to Undo the Shackles of Cult Mind Control. Reprinted in Cults and Consequences (1988). Los Angeles: Los Angeles Jewish Federation.
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