Survey of Dissociation: Boundary-Thinness and Psychological Wellbeing in Spiritualist Mental Mediumship, by Roe and Roxburgh (2011)

Title: Survey of Dissociation: Boundary-Thinness and Psychological Wellbeing in Spiritualist Mental Mediumship

Abstract: “The purpose of this study was to explore the personality and psychological wellbeing of Spiritualist mental mediums compared to nonmedium Spiritualists. A total of 159 Spiritualists (mediums = 80, nonmediums = 79) participated in a nationwide cross-sectional survey and completed measures of dissociation, boundary-thinness, psychological wellbeing, fantasy-proneness, and personality. Mediums scored significantly higher than nonmediums on psychological wellbeing…”

Author(s): Chris A. Roe ; Elizabeth Roxburgh

Journal: The Journal of Parapsychology

Date: 2011

Pages: 22

Keywords: survival ; life after death ; mediumship ; spiritualism ; spiritualist ; psychic ; extra sensory perception (ESP) ; psi ; psychology ; parapsychology ; mental health

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