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Kristin Neff, PhD

Kristin Neff, PhD , is currently associate professor of educational psychology at The University of Texas at Austin. She is a pioneer in the field of self-compassion research, conducting the first empirical studies on self-compassion more than fifteen years ago. In addition to writing numerous academic articles and book chapters on the topic, she is author of Self-Compassion . In conjunction with her colleague Christopher Germer, she developed an empirically supported, eight-week training...See more