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About Ethan Kross
Ethan Kross is one of the world's leading experts on controlling the conscious mind. He is an award-winning professor in the University of Michigan's top ranked Psychology Department and its Ross School of Business.
Ethan founded the Emotion and Self Control Laboratory, where he studies how the conversations people have with themselves impact their health, performance, decisions and relationships.
Ethan has participated in policy discussion at the White House. His pioneering research has been featured in The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, The Economist, Forbes and Time. He is author of Chatter: The Voice in Our Head and How to Harness It.
Chatter: The Voice in Our Head and How to Harness It
We all have the ability to get stuck in our heads when we are dealing with negative events and, when we get stuck, that can lead to really negative consequences.