Posted by Emma Seppala- 19 January, 2019
Emma Seppälä, Ph.D is Science Director of Stanford University’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education, develops Wellness Initiatives at the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, and is the author of The Happiness Track (HarperOne, 2016). Her research on yoga-based breathing for military veterans returning from war in Iraq and Afghanistan was highlighted in a documentary called Free the Mind by award-winning filmmaker Phie Ambo, as well as Amy Cuddy’s New York Times bestselling book Presence and Representative Tim Ryan’s book Mindful Nation. She is the founder and editor-in-chief of Fulfillment Daily, a news site dedicated to the science of happiness. Dr. Seppala is a guest contributor for the Whil Blog.