Dr. Elena L. Grigorenko received a Ph.D. in General Psychology and a Ph.D. in Behavior Genetics and her Habilitation in Pedagogical Psychology from Moscow State University, Russia, her Ph.D.’s in Developmental Psychology and Genetics from Yale University, U.S.A., and her Clinical (Forensic) Psychology Ph.D. from Fielding University, USA. Currently, Dr. Grigorenko is the Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of Houston, Professor at Baylor College of Medicine, and Adjunct Professor at Yale University (USA) and Adjunct Senior Research Scientist at Moscow City University for Psychology and Education (Russia). Dr. Grigorenko has published more than 450 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, and books. She has received multiple professional awards for her work and received funding for her research from the NIH, NSF, DOE, USAID, Cure Autism Now, the Foundation for Child Development, the American Psychological Foundation, and other federal and private sponsoring organizations. Dr. Grigorenko has worked with children and their families in the U.S. as well as in Africa (Kenya, Tanzania and Zanzibar, the Gambia, and Zambia), India, Saudi Arabia, and Russia.