Elaine N. Aron

Elaine N. Aron, PhD, is best known for her research on sensory-processing sensitivity, including the study of highly sensitive children and parents. Her findings have been published in leading psychology research journals and in books, such as the best-selling The Highly Sensitive Person; The Highly Sensitive Child; The Highly Sensitive Person in Love, and The Undervalued Self. She and her husband, Art Aron, PhD, are also widely respected researchers in the social psychology of interpersonal attraction and the maintenance of long-term relationships. In addition, Elaine is a depth psychologist, practicing in Mill Valley, California.

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  • The Invisible Trait of Being Highly Sensitive

    Are you highly sensitive? Do you think deeply, feel strongly, have unusual empathy, notice subtleties, and become easily overstimulated? If you, you might be a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP).