Robin Stern, Ph.D., is the Co-founder and Associate Director for the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence and an Associate Research Scientist at the Child Study Center at Yale. She is a licensed psychoanalyst with thirty years of experience treating individuals, couples, and families. She is also the co-developer of RULER, an acronym for the five key emotional skills of recognizing, understanding, labeling, expressing, and regulating emotions. RULER is an evidence-based approach to social and emotional learning that has been adopted by over 2700 public, charter, and private schools across the United States and in many other countries.
Robin does consulting work with schools nationally and across the globe as well as with large corporations including Facebook and Google on best practices for integrating the principles of emotional intelligence into training, outreach, and product design.