Jean Kristeller

Jean Kristeller, PhD, a clinical and research psychologist with a doctorate from Yale University, has used meditation-based interventions for eating disorders and obesity for more than 20 years. Her research on Mindfulness-Based Eating Awareness Training (MB-EAT) has received NIH funding for the past seven years. She is a leader in the area of mindful eating and a founder of the Center for Mindful Eating. She is currently on the faculty at Indiana State University, and has held faculty appointments at Harvard University and the University of Massachusetts Medical School.