Armando Barragán




Professional Specialities

  • Latino mental health
  • Mental health access and utilization
  • Psychiatric epidemiology
  • Serious mental illnesses

Selected Publications

Barragán, A., Yamada, A. M., & Gilreath, T. (in progress). Protective and risk factors associated with comorbid health problems and psychological distress in Latino subgroups.

Barragán, A., Yamada, A. M., & Gilreath, T. (in progress). Psychological distress behavioral patterns among Latinos: We don’t see ourselves as worthless.

Barragán, A., Yamada, A. M., & Gilreath, T. (in progress). Psychological distress behavioral patterns and mental health service use among Latinos: A post hoc analysis.

., Yamada, A. M., & Gilreath, T. (in progress). Psychological distress behavioral patterns: A comparative analysis between ethnic groups.

Lim, C., Barrio, C., Hernández, M., Barragán, A., Yamada, A. M., & Brekke, J. S. (2015). Remission of symptoms in community-based psychosocial rehabilitation services for individuals with schizophrenia. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal. doi:10.1037/prj0000154

Lim, C., Barrio, C., Hernández, M., Barragán, A., & Brekke, J. S. (2015). Recovery from schizophrenia in community-based psychosocial rehabilitation settings: Rates and predictors. Research on Social Work Practice. doi:10.1177/1049731515588597

Barragán, A., Yamada, A. M., Lee, K. K., & Barrio, C. (2015). Correlates in the endorsement of psychotic symptoms and services use: Findings from the Collaborative Psychiatric Epidemiology Surveys. Community Mental Health Journal. doi:10.1007/s10597-015-9850-z

Barragán Jr., A. (2012). Seclusion and mechanical restraints among ethnic minorities: Understudied and needed area of research. Mental Health Law & Policy Journal, 1, 99-125.

Barrio, C., Hernández, M., & Barragán, A. (2011). Serving Latino families caring for a person with serious mental illness. In L. P. Buki & L. M. Piedra (Eds.), Creating infrastructures for Latino mental health (pp. 159-175). New York, NY: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4419-9452-3_8

Professional Affiliations & Consultations

  • Council on Social Work Education
  • Society for Social Work Research
  • National Association of Social Workers
  • San Bernardino County Community Vital Signs Initiative, Data Subcommittee Member