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The Anderson Report is the colloquial name of the report of the Board of Inquiry into Scientology, an official inquiry into the Church of Scientology conducted for the State of Victoria, Australia.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a mental disorder of the neurodevelopmental type.
The Church of Scientology is a multinational network and hierarchy of numerous ostensibly independent but interconnected corporate entities and other organizations devoted to the practice, administration and dissemination of Scientology, a new religious movement.
In dianetics and Scientology, Clear is one of the major states practitioners strive to reach on their way up the Bridge to Total Freedom.
Dianetics (from Greek dia, meaning "through", and nous, meaning "mind") is a set of ideas and practices regarding the metaphysical relationship between the mind and body created by science fiction writer L. Ron Hubbard.
Dyslexia, also known as reading disorder, is characterized by trouble with reading despite normal intelligence.
The E-meter is a device for displaying and/or recording the electrodermal activity (EDA) of a human being.
The electrical resistance of an electrical conductor is a measure of the difficulty to pass an electric current through that conductor.
Electrodermal activity (EDA) is the property of the human body that causes continuous variation in the electrical characteristics of the skin.
An engram, as used in Dianetics and Scientology, is a detailed mental image or memory of a traumatic event from the past that occurred when an individual was partially or fully unconscious.
In botany, a fruit is the seed-bearing structure in flowering plants (also known as angiosperms) formed from the ovary after flowering.
Have You Lived Before This Life is a non-fiction book published by L. Ron Hubbard in 1958.
Hoda Kotb (هدى قطب Hudā Quṭb, born August 9, 1964) is an American broadcast journalist, television personality, and author.
Hypnosis is a state of human consciousness involving focused attention and reduced peripheral awareness and an enhanced capacity to respond to suggestion.
In Scientology, an implant is a form of Thought insertion, similar to an engram but done deliberately and with evil intent.
L. Ron Hubbard used the term Incident in a specific context for auditing in Scientology and Dianetics: the description of space operatic events in the Universe's distant past, involving alien interventions in past lives.
An intelligence quotient (IQ) is a total score derived from several standardized tests designed to assess human intelligence.
Lafayette Ronald Hubbard (March 13, 1911 – January 24, 1986), often referred to by his initials LRH, was an American author and the founder of the Church of Scientology.
Life was an American magazine that ran regularly from 1883 to 1972 and again from 1978 to 2000.
Mary Sue Hubbard (née Whipp; June 17, 1931 – November 25, 2002, marysuehubbard.com; accessed April 30, 2014.) was the third wife of L. Ron Hubbard, from 1952 until his death in 1986.
The Office of Special Affairs or OSA (formerly the Guardian's Office) is a department of the Church of Scientology International.
In psychology, stress is a feeling of strain and pressure.
Psychosis is an abnormal condition of the mind that results in difficulties telling what is real and what is not.
The reactive mind is a concept in the Scientology religion formulated by L. Ron Hubbard, referring to that portion of the human mind that is unconscious and operates on stimulus-response, to which Hubbard attributed most mental, emotional, and psychosomatic ailments: "What can it do? It can give a man arthritis, bursitis, asthma, allergies, sinusitis, coronary trouble, high blood pressure and so on, down the whole catalog of psychosomatic ills, adding a few more which were never specifically classified as psychosomatic, such as the common cold." - L. Ron Hubbard (Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health, 1999 paperback edition, pg.69) Despite the lack of scientific basis for his claims, Hubbard's book Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health claimed that the Reactive Mind is composed of impressions of past events of pain and unconsciousness, which he called engrams.
Scientology is a body of religious beliefs and practices launched in May 1952 by American author L. Ron Hubbard (1911–86).
Scientology status by country describes the status of Scientology and its recognition as a religion or otherwise in different countries.
The Church of Scientology: A History of a New Religion is a 2011 book about the history of the Church of Scientology by Hugh B. Urban, a professor of religious studies at Ohio State University.
The Saturday Evening Post is an American magazine published six times a year.
In Scientology, the concept of the thetan is similar to the concept of self, or the spirit or soul as found in several other belief systems.
Tin is a chemical element with the symbol Sn (from stannum) and atomic number 50.
The tomato (see pronunciation) is the edible, often red, fruit/berry of the plant Solanum lycopersicum, commonly known as a tomato plant.
Tower Publications was an American publisher based in New York City that operated from 1958 to c. 1981.
Victoria (abbreviated as Vic) is a state in south-eastern Australia.
A working hypothesis is a hypothesis that is provisionally accepted as a basis for further research in the hope that a tenable theory will be produced, even if the hypothesis ultimately fails.