Getting Help

Q. Where should a person go for help? If you think you might need help, see your internist or general practitioner and explain your situation. Sometimes an actual physical illness can cause depression-like symptoms so …

Vanessa López

Vanessa was born and raised in the desert regions of Southern California and moved to the Bay Area to attend UC Berkeley, where she graduated with a BA in Psychology in 2017. During her time at UC …

Charishma Chotalia

Lab Manager Charishma Chotalia graduated from Stanford University in June 2010 with a B.A. in Psychology. As an undergrad, Charishma worked in the Mind, Culture, and Society Lab. As part of her honors thesis in …

Hannah Burley

Lab Manager Hannah Burley grew up in East Montpelier, VT, and attended Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT, where she majored in English. Following graduation, Hannah taught English in Chiang Mai, Thailand, before moving to San …

Johanna Walker

Johanna grew up in San Diego, California and graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a B.A in Cognitive Science in 2017. During her time at UC Berkeley, Johanna worked as a research assistant …

Jenn Clegg

Project Coordinator Jenn Clegg is the Project Coordinator for the Palm II Study. She earned her Master’s degree in August 2011 in Sport Psychology from San Jose State University and is interested in working with …

Alison Victoria White

Alison graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in 2021 with a B.A. in Cognitive Science and minors in Data Science and Journalism. She currently works as an MR Research Coordinator in the SNAP Lab …