The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Rebecca Ready

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Associate Professor, Psychological and Brain Sciences
Family Research Scholar, 2008-09




Dr. Ready is a geriatric neuropsychologist with research interests in the assessment of emotion regulation in healthy aging and in clinical populations. She studies emotion reactions in the lab and in daily life and is interested in how individual difference factors, such as executive functions, memory, and personality affect emotion regulation outcomes. She utilizes multiple methods to measure emotion variables, such as subjective reports, neuropsychological testing, observation, cortisol and physiological data.