Dr. John Gonzalez is a member of the White Earth Anishinaabe Nation and an Associate Professor of Psychology at Bemidji State University. He received his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of North Dakota. He is an alumnus of BSU where he received his undergraduate degree in psychology.
Dr. Gonzalez’s professional interests are in cultural psychology, multicultural psychology and community psychology. All of these areas come together to provide a holistic view of people and their environments.
Dr. Gonzalez’s research interests are in the areas of mental/behavioral health for indigenous people and ethnic minorities. More recently, Dr Gonzalez has investigated the racial experiences of American Indian students and Native people’s racial experiences accessing healthcare.
University of North Dakota
Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
Bemidji State University
Bachelor’s in Psychology