Cult Survivors: Why It’s So Hard to Leave
Leaving a cult is incredibly difficult and potentially dangerous for cult survivors. Despite the difficulty, many people escape from cults and eventually rebuild their lives. For the people who do, facing the battle to find closure and to heal can be brutal. It is important to be aware of the psychological effects of leaving a cult, the obstacles to departure, sources of support, and possible steps to closure and healing. The ultimate goal is to have a healthy, happy life post-cult.