Elizabeth Broadbent, PhD

Elizabeth Broadbent, PhD, professor, department of psychological medicine, The University of Auckland, New Zealand, lead author of study titled “Upright posture improves affect and fatigue in people with depressive symptoms,” published in Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry.

Depression

Good Posture Can Make You Happier

Slumped posture is a way to diagnose depression. And research shows that just sitting up straighter can lighten your mood.