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Jun. 17 2010 - 9:37 pm | 272 views | 0 recommendations | 0 comments

Psychology and torture: A formal complaint filed against James Mitchell

Torture after 9/11 is a dark stain on the profession of psychology. On June 16, 2010 Dr. Jim L. H. Cox, a psychologist in Texas, filed a cleansing formal ethics complaint against James Elmer Mitchell.

While the story of Mitchell has previously been well told in Vanity Fair, Salon, and Democracy Now (among others) yesterday’s complaint still makes for a chilling read:

Formal Complaint Filed with the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists against Dr. James Mitchell


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