Patrick Uchigakiuchi, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor and faculty member at The Hawaiʻi School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University. He holds a B.Ed. from the University of Hawaiʻi, MA in English Literature from the University of Hawaiʻi, and a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Hawaiʻi. He has previously been an Associate Professor at Chaminade University in Hawaiʻi, and Associate Research Faculty in the Social Science Research Institute at the University of Hawaiʻi. Dr. Uchigakiuchi’s areas of interest include cultural competency in mental health services, developing programs and services that address health/mental health disparities experienced by ethnic minority and marginalized populations, developing partnerships with community entities to address disparities utilizing community-based participatory models, and providing programs and training to support workforce development that increases minority researchers and clinicians from underserved populations in clinical psychology. He is a member of the American Psychological Association, Association for Psychological Science, Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Hawaiʻi Psychological Association, and Hawaiʻi-Pacific Evaluation Association.