Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. is senior advisor for psychological security at Global Journalist Security. A counter-terrorism and trauma expert and author, Dr. Speckhard is Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry and of Security Studies in the School of Medicine and the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. She has treated sexual assault and torture survivors for over 25 years, and is an expert in trauma, loss and dissociation. Speckhard has interviewed prisoners, hostage survivors and former terrorist combatants and their families in places including Iraq, Lebanon, Morocco, Israel, the Palestinian Territories, Russia and Belarus. She has advised the U.S. Defense Department, State Department, FBI and CIA, as well as multilateral institutions including NATO, OSCE and the United Nations, and foreign governments on security matters. Dr. Speckhard is the author of books including Talking to Terrorists, Undercover Jihadi, Bride of ISIS, as well as Warrior Princess (about a transgender former U.S. Navy SEAL).