Juan Gonzalez received his B.A. in Psychology along with minors in Education and Applied Psychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara. During his time as an undergraduate, Juan worked as a research assistant for the Cultural Psychology Lab. After graduating in 2019, Juan worked as a Research Coordinator in the Collaborative START Lab at the UC Davis MIND Institute on a project examining Autism Spectrum Disorder intervention service delivery in mental health and school settings. Before returning to UCSB as the Cultural Psychology Lab’s Lab Manager, Juan worked as the Facility Manager for a Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Program specializing in the treatment of JSO/SAY adolescent-males.