Author Bio

Sara B. Austin, B.A. (Hons)

Sara Beth received her B.A. (Hons.) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and is currently a Master’s student in the General-Clinical stream at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, B.C., where she is supervised by Dr. Alexander Chapman. Sara Beth’s research interests lie at the intersection of emotion and personality, and much of her work focuses on the etiology and treatment of related issues. Her Master’s Thesis employs a novel computer task to investigate emotion-related attentional processing in personality disorders. Sara Beth is on the board of the International Society for the Study of Personality Disorders, and is founder and President of the Radically Open Dialectical Behavior Therapy Student Committee. In her spare time, she loves practicing yoga, reading, writing, dancing, and volunteering with Project True, a Vancouver-based not-for-profit that dedicated to providing access to treatment for disordered eating.

Articles by Sara B. Austin, B.A. (Hons)