Amie M. Gordon, Ph.D.

Amie Gordon

Amie M. Gordon, Ph.D. is a social-personality psychologist who takes a dynamic, dyadic approach to investigating the affective, social-cognitive, and biological processes that shape interpersonal relationships. She is driven by the belief that our relationships underscore every aspect of our lives, influencing the health and well-being of individuals, groups, and organizations. She is currently completing a postdoctoral research fellowship at UCSF. She received her PhD in Social-Personality Psychology from UC Berkeley and her BA in Psychology from UCLA.

Amie’s research has been published in top academic journals including the Journal of Personality and Social PsychologyPsychological Science, and the Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin as well as being featured in popular news outlets such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Business Insider, The Atlantic, Slate, and the Huffington Post. In addition to her Psychology Today blog, she also blogs about research for the Greater Good Science Center. Amie gives invited lectures to academic, healthcare, community, and business audiences and consults on research design and advanced statistical analysis.

In addition to research and blogging about relationships, Amie has created programs focused on helping people create and maintain high-quality relationships for Mindsail, an app-based well-being platform.

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Between You and Me

Why some relationships work—and others don't
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