Misattributions and the Consequences

A World-Wide Tragedy: International cases of enforced child removal

Authorities mistaking ME/CFS in children for Munchausen's Syndrome By Proxy or child abuse is a world-wide problem. Following is an index of articles on the subject, personal testimonies and advice on how to deal with such allegations.

Protecting the Needs of Children with ME

Dr Nigel Speight, Consultant Pediatrician, Action for ME

'Inhuman' Scheme Forces Children Into Psychiatric Units

The Big Issue, August 17-28 1998

The Scotsman, 28 August 1998

Mother Given Reprieve Over Threat to Take Daughter Into Care

The Scotsman, 15 Sept. 1998

One Family's Nightmare: A CFS Tragedy

Mary O'Connor, with a prologue by Dr Charles Lapp.

InterAction, Issue No 3 Autumn 1989

Testimony to the US Congress CFS Coordinating Commitee

Jill McLaughlin, April 29, 1998

 

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