Co-written a number of publications specializing in Latino mental health
Armando Barragán, associate professor in the School of Social Work, specializes in Latino mental health and has many publications on the subject.
Armando Barragán, associate 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 Ph.D. in social work from the University of Southern California; his MSW from the University of California, Berkeley; and his bachelor’s in psychology and anthropology from the University of California, Los Angeles.