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Even the most supportive of groups can bring you down when solidarity is valued over the group's goals. The dangers of groupthink printer-friendly format email this thread to a friend bookmark this thread: this topic is archived. Groupthink can prevent teams from making sound decisions. Monday, july 7, 2008 the dangers of groupthink by professor steven taylor do you consider yourself an individual or a member of a group i'm an individual, of course. Dr leap is the medical director of the emergency department at stephens county hospital in toccoa, ga a member of the board of directors for the south carolina.Download The dangers of groupthink