chapter  13
Adult Perceptions of Children's Memory for the Traumatic Event of Sexual Abuse: A Clinical and Legal Dilemma
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The Third District concluded the evidence adduced at the jurisdictional hearing failed to meet the Kelly-Frye Standard. The psychologists testified the syndrome is neither included in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-llJ-R) of the American Psychiatric Association nor recognized by the American Psychological Association or other professional organizations. The psychologists described the syndrome as being the beginning stages of development and acceptance.