There many great resources about cults, their destructive power, and creating a new life after living in a cult. This page will list some of the best information that I found to be helpful. Note: This page will be an evolving resource as new videos, books, and organizations are discovered.
Two Video Interviews with Ex-Cult Members:
Cult Recovery 101 Video — http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=537804672432953715&ei=Kj4vSOZShLiuAu2a5Z0D&hl=en#
A Video that Explores the Power of Hypnotic Suggestions — this demonstrates how cults control people’s minds: