Juan Pablo Kalawski, PhD is a clinical psychologist at the University of Louisville Counseling Center, where he provides psychotherapy and supervision. His interest in emotions dates back to his undergraduate years in Chile. He began studying the Alba method with Susana Bloch in 1995. He went on to get his doctorate from the University of North Texas. Dr. Kalawski has published research on emotions and pioneered the application of the Alba method in psychotherapy. He has a CL5 and has led Alba workshops in Chile, the United States, and Mexico.