Dan Grupe is an Associate Scientist at the Center for Healthy Minds at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he received his PhD and postdoctoral training in Psychology. He conducts basic neuroscience and psychology research on neurobiological and psychological mechanisms of risk and resilience in response to traumatic stress. He also leads a program of intervention research at the intersection of contemplative science and the criminal justice system. This research seeks to improve the mental health of individual participants in this system while examining the role of contemplative practices in making the larger system more just.
This profile was last updated on January 8, 2021