KC FAITH Initiative 

Fostering Action and Improvements To Health

Delwyn Catley, Ph.D.

Delwyn Catley is Professor of Psychology and Dentistry at the University of Missouri – Kansas City. He is a health psychologist with particular interest in addressing health disparities through encouraging healthy life-styles. Together with his colleagues and community partners Dr. Catley has designed and evaluated new treatments for such problems as smoking cessation, healthy eating, oral hygiene, and medication adherence. Dr. Catley is also interested in improving health care providers communication skills and methods to improve patient engagement and healthy outcomes for patients.