Raymond Bakaitis, Ph.D. is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychology at U.C.L.A. He is a licensed psychologist in independent practice in West Los Angeles. He is a Past-President of the Los Angeles County Psychological Association. He is currently President of Grex, the West Coast Affiliate of the A. K. Rice Institute for the Study of Social Systems. He is interested in the study of group relations for the purposes of better understanding one’s own self; learning about the complex dynamics operating between groups of all kinds; and supporting the development of leadership capacities in persons interested in promoting progressive social change.