We have found and posted two articles from the psychological/psychiatric literature on the dynamics of psychotherapy cults. Persons who wish to evaluate the health of their groups, (whether Fourth Way or some other tradition) or who want to keep their group in a good place may find the articles a helpful resource.
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This thread covers a specific confusing inducing method called 'gaslighting'
This may contain material relevant to those interested in G work or in recovery
The author does not give a list of persons or groups. Instead he offers material designed assist people in developing their own powers of discrimination.
There is an article in this collection about Gurdjieff. The author met persons who had studied with G.