Here again is the claim of demonic possession. This one is genuine though, he’s a psychologist and a Catholic therefore how could he be wrong.
This was at the height of the national panic about Satanism. (In a case that helped induce the hysteria, Virginia McMartin and others had recently been charged with alleged Satanic ritual abuse at a Los Angeles preschool; the charges were later dropped.) So I was inclined to skepticism. But my subject’s behavior exceeded what I could explain with my training. She could tell some people their secret weaknesses, such as undue pride.
I’m inclined to skepticism that the author is inclined to skepticism!