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Joan Swart, Psychologist, 2 Mar 2013After spending more than 20 years in corporate business management, Dr. Joan Swart completed a doctorate in forensic psychology and also holds an MBA. Currently, she is a senior analyst in the psychology of terrorism at the Africa desk of the Islamic Theology of Counter Terrorism, a London-based think tank and is completing a masters degree in Military Studies, irregular warfare concentration, at the American Military University. She also does cognitive-behavioral based development work for Open Forest, a provider of online mental health programs. Previously, Joan served on the editorial board of the APA’s International Journal of Behavioral Consultation and Therapy and was a behavioral science consulting member of the American Investigative Society of Cold Cases, and editor-in-chief of the Journal of Cold Case Review. She has published several books, book chapters, and articles in peer-reviewed journals.

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