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Armando Barragán, Ph.D., M.S.W.

Armando Barragán, Ph.D., M.S.W.
Armando Barragán, Ph.D., M.S.W.

Social Work

Co-written a number of publications specializing in Latino mental health

Armando Barragán, assistant professor in the School of Social Work, specializes in Latino mental health and has many publications on the subject.

Armando Barragán, assistant professor in the School of Social Work, specializes in Latino mental health and has co-written a number of publications on the subject, such as “Protective and risk factors associated with comorbid health problems and psychological distress in Latino subgroups,” “Psychological distress behavioral patterns among Latinos: We don’t see ourselves as worthless,” and “Serving Latino families caring for a person with serious mental illness.”

His other research interests include serious mental illnesses, treatment utilization and help-seeking, ethnic minority mental health disparities, and psychiatric epidemiology.

Barragán received his bachelor’s from the University of California, Los Angeles, his MSW from the University of California, Berkeley, and his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California.