Alexander Gigler, M.A.

Alexander Gigler, M.A.

Senior Communications & Outreach Research Assistant

Alexander Gigler is a Senior Research Assistant at the UCLA PEERS® Clinic under the mentorship of Dr. Elizabeth Laugeson. He recently completed his Masters in Psychology at Pepperdine University and plans to pursue a doctorate in clinical psychology, where he hopes to research peer relationships and the implications of social deficits associated with ASD. His research interests also include the effects of technology and social media on social development and mental health outcomes.