Amber Arroyo

Graduate Student

amber               Amber Arroyo Amber is a first-year Ph.D. student in the health psychology program at UC Merced. Amber completed her undergraduate education at California State University, Chico, where she graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in psychology, and two minors in Spanish and health & wellness. Her research interests include how drought-related stress affects psychological health and well-being, and how properties of stress can be altered on the biological and psychosocial level to ultimately improve an individual’s quality of life and well-being.