By Rosie Waterhouse
THE damage caused to vulnerable mentally ill patients and their families by therapists who treat them as survivors of Satanic ritual abuse is revealed in the shocking and extraordinary case of Carol Felstead.
Carol, later known as Carole Myers, was found dead in mysterious circumstances in her flat in Wandsworth, south London, on 29 June 2005 aged 41. She was naked from the waist down and surrounded by medication. A post mortem examination found no dangerous levels of drugs in her system, however. The cause of death was "unascertained" and an inquest recorded an open verdict.
In a six-year battle to uncover the truth, the Felstead family, from Stockport, Cheshire, have unearthed a scandal surrounding Carol's treatment over 20 years by a medical profession and a therapy industry using high doses of medication and dubious 'recovered memory' and mind control techniques...