Daniel Siegel, M.D.
Dr. Siegel is a clinical professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine and the founding co-director of the Mindful Awareness Research Center at UCLA. He has authored numerous New York Times bestsellers including The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind.
Kristin Neff, Ph.D.
Dr. Neff is an Associate Professor at the University of Texas at Austin and the world's leading expert on self-compassion. She is the author of the book Self-Compassion and has developed an eight-week program to teach self-compassion skills in daily life, called Mindful Self-Compassion.
Emiliana Simon-Thomas, Ph.D.
Dr. Simon-Thomas is the science director of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley. She is a co-instructor of its Science of Happiness online course. Emiliana is a leading expert on the neuroscience and psychology of compassion, kindness, gratitude, and other “pro-social” skills.