One of the most brilliant minds in the anti-cult war is Steven Hassan. His website Freedomofmind.com has so much information and helpful content, we highly recommend you check it out.
One of the most helpful concepts he ‘created’ the B.I.T.E Model. It’s a means of identifying if, in fact, you’re organization is a cult. You can visit the link to learn more, but this images sums up the criteria used to determine your risk of being in a cult.
Visit: https://freedomofmind.com/bite-model/ for more info. Make sure you check out their other resources and information as well.