REGULAR_ModelBehaviorLEADWRAP-225x300My research lies at the intersection of social psychology and affective science with the overarching goal to understand the psychological processes that underlie personal and social flourishing (e.g., compassion, mindfulness, and self-regulation). In particular, I am interested in the role played by prosocial emotions and meditation in shaping positive social outcomes (e.g., helping, forgiveness, relationship formation) and health-related outcomes (e.g., cardiovascular recovery from stress, supportive relationships).