Associate Clinical Professor of Family & Community Medicine and Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco

Laurel Mellin, Ph.D. is a health psychologist and an Associate Clinical Professor of Family and Community Medicine and Pediatrics at UCSF.

She is the founder of Emotional Brain Training (EBT), a program of emotional neuroplasticity for rapid stress reduction, rewiring issues and problems, and raising the brain's set point. The mission of EBT.ORG is to change healthcare so that the root cause of emotional, behavioral, and physiologic health problems is addressed by self-directed neuroplasticity to decrease reliance on medications, procedures, and devices and improve health outcomes and well-being.

Dr. Mellin is a New York Times bestselling author and speaks widely on EBT. Her upcoming books on the method are Stress Overload: A Proven Neuroscience Method for Optimal Well-being, and Stress Eating: A Proven, Neuroscience Method to End Overeating will be published on March 1, 2019.

She teaches the science and practice of EBT to faculty, staff and medical students at the University of California (laurel@ebt.org). Dr. Mellin's platform includes apps, e-learning, and an online community, and her organization certifies health professionals to deliver EBT telegroups and coaching in the United States and globally.

Experience

  • –present
    Associate Clinical Professor of Family & Community Medicine and Pediatrics , University of California, San Francisco