In the midst of a worldwide scandal involving the church, parents and grandparents are struggling to make sense of the news.
Scientology has been accused of using its power to silence dissent, abusing its financial resources, and even using its own staff to harass celebrities, musicians, academics, and journalists who speak out against the church.
The Church of Scientology is currently embroiled in a court battle with the government over its finances and claims it has engaged in unlawful activity, and is also facing lawsuits from victims of the church and former employees.
There are several different ways to help you and your family cope with the news of the scandal, according to experts and former members of the cult.
In this guide, we’ve rounded up some resources to help parents and children deal with the growing crisis.
We’ll also take a look at the various methods Scientology has adopted to address the situation.