June Gruber, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of psychology at Yale University, and director of the Yale Positive Emotion and Psychopathology Laboratory. Dr. Gruber is also a licensed clinical psychologist. She was recently named a "Rising Star" by the Association for Psychological Science.
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