About the Author
Loretta Graziano Breuning, PhD is author of Beyond Cynical and I, Mammal, and Your Neurochemical Self blog on Psychology Today. She founded the Inner Mammal Institute to promote awareness of the brain chemicals we've inherited from earlier mammals. Dr. Breuning is Professor Emerita of Management at California State University, East Bay, and a docent at the Oakland Zoo. She spent a year in Africa as a United Nations Volunteer, and has lectured worldwide on resisting corruption. She's a graduate of Cornell University and Tufts, and the mother of two tax-paying adults.