O’Dell Johnson, Ph.D., MBM is an associate professor of integrative health studies at Saybrook University and adjunct professor of community psychology and social justice at Pacific Oaks College in Pasadena, California. His primary research interests focus on health disparities in marginalized and underserved communities, particularly those who have been impacted by the US carceral system. His experience in cross-cultural professional spaces has contributed greatly to the development of meaningful axiological and epistemological worldviews to advance research and best practices when working with marginalized populations. Dr. Johnson earned his B. S. in Theological Science from St. Louis Christian College, followed by an M.S. in Transpersonal Psychology from Sofia University, and a Ph.D. in Humanistic Psychology from Saybrook University.