Cannon Thomas, Ph.D., is an assistant clinical professor at University of California, San Francisco, a founding partner of San Francisco Group for Evidence-Based Psychotherapy, and the founder of CT Consulting. His consulting work focuses on creating a virtuous cycle of strengthening personal vision and establishing a process of feedback and experimentation for achieving that vision. Dr. Thomas worked for many years as a psychotherapist, providing evidence-based treatments for interpersonal and emotional difficulties. His research has been published in journals including Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology and Behaviour Research and Therapy. He is working on a book, Dynamic Maps: The Architecture of Inspired Lives.