Michael J. Sakuma, Ph.D. graduated with his doctoral degree from Stony Brook University and re-specialized in Clinical Psychology at Columbia University-Teacher’s College. He is a licensed psychologist in Washington and New York States and has multiple years of experience as a clinician. Moreover, Dr. Sakuma has taught psychology for many years at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels. His professional interests revolve mainly around sleep, and mindfulness. More personal interests revolve around animal rights and our “complicated” relationship with other living things on this earth. This year at Antioch University Seattle Dr. Sakuma is teaching courses such as History and Systems of Psychology, Individual Differences and Personality Theory and Qualitative Methods and Analysis.