Chuck Ruby, PhD – Short Bio

Operation Speak Up: Dr. Ruby (USAF Lt. Col., Ret) is Executive Director of the International Society for Ethical Psychology and Psychiatry (ISEPP) and a member of Psychologists for Social Responsibility (PsySR). In 2012, Dr. Ruby resigned from the American Psychological Association in protest of their refusal to enforce the prohibition against psychologists’ involvement in torture.


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