Chris is currently a clinical psychology doctoral student at Loma Linda University’s School of Behavioral Health. He graduated with a BA in Psychology from University of Redlands. While there Chris worked in a Foster Group Home in Redlands. He also conducted research at Redlands looking at how mindfulness can reduce oppositional and aggressive behaviors in school-aged children in the foster care system. He is especially interested in how we can improve the foster care system through community involvement and mindfulness training.