Trump Advisor Touts Nonexistent PhD In New Book

The Daily Beast reports:

Gina Loudon, the Republican commentator and author, recently declared that she has scientific evidence that Donald Trump might be the “most sound-minded” president in history. It’s a claim that might carry more weight if her new book didn’t falsely describe her as having a doctorate in psychology.

Loudon, who worked as a surrogate for the Trump campaign and frequently appears on the airwaves to defend the president, obtained a Ph.D in a field called “human and organization systems” from an online school called Fielding Graduate University.

Loudon, 58, who often refers to herself as “Dr. Gina,” does not have a psychology degree or license. But the author’s bio on the jacket of her new book, Mad Politics: Keeping Your Sanity in a World Gone Crazy – which contains theories that experts say have been dismissed by scientific research – states she has two masters’ degrees “as well as a Ph.D in psychology.”

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