27 achievements

Barrera, Iran

Kremen School of Education and Human Development
Barrera, I.  (2014). Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training for Professionals and Paraprofessionals. 
Barrera, I.  (2013). Manifestations of Mental Distress in Mexican-Americans in the Rio Grande Valley. Presented at NACCS Tejas Conference, Edinburg, TX.
Barrera, I., Gonzalez, J., & Jordan, C.  (2013). Perceptions of Mental Illness among Mexican-Americans in the Rio Grande Valley.  Journal of Ethnic And Cultural Diversity in Social Work. 22(1), 1-16.
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Barrera, I., Schulz, C., Rodriguez, S., Gonzalez, C., & Acosta, C.  (2013). Mexican-American Perceptions of the Causes of Mental Distress.  Social Work in Mental Health. 11(3), 223-248.
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Barrera, I.  (2012). A Micro Systems Examination of Barriers to Mental Health Care for Latinos.  Problematica de los grupos vulnerables: visiones de la realidad. 133-147.
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Barrera, I.  (2012). Determinants and perceptions of quality of life with Diabetes among Diabetes vs. Non-Diabetic Mexican Americans. 
Barrera, I., Schulz, C., Rodriguez, S., Gonzalez, C., & Acosta, C.  (2012). Mexican-American Perceptions of the External Causes of Mental Distress. Presented at 7th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, Barcelona, Spain.
Barrera, I., Schulz, C., Rodriguez, S., Gonzalez, C., & Acosta, C.  (2012). “…It’s Something That Is External; It Doesn’t…Have To Do With You Inside…”: Mexican-American Perceptions of the External Causes of Mental Distress. Presented at 92nd Annual Meeting of the Southwestern Social Science Association, San Diego, CA.
Barrera, I.  (2011). Assessing families who are multistressed.  Clinical assessment for social workers: Qualitative and quantitative methods.. Chicago: Lyceum.
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Barrera, I.  (2011). Causes of Mental Distress in Mexican-Americans along the Texas/Mexico Border. Presented at Latino Social Work Organization Conference, Chicago, Illinois.
Barrera, I., & Gonzalez, C.  (2011). Elderly Depression and Family Relations. Presented at Annual Mental Health Awareness Conference (RGV Mental Health Coalition), Edinburg, Texas.
Barrera, I., & Jordan, C.  (2011). Potentially Harmful Practices: Using the DSM With People of Color.  Social Work in Mental Health. 9(4), 272-286.
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Barrera, I., & Jordan, C.  (2011). Potentially Harmful Practices: DSM-IV-R. Presented at 35th Annual State Conference: Texas Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers, Dallas, Texas.
Barrera, I.  (2010). Lower Rio Grande Valley Mexican Americans: Experiences and Perceptions of Mental Distress. 
Barrera, I.  (2009). Salud mental en Nuevo León: retos y desafíos de la sociedad Industrial.  Convergencia. 45-53.
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Barrera, I.  (2009). Mental Health in Older Latinos Teaching Module.  Council on Social Work Education-Gero Ed Center..
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Barrera, I.  (2009). Salud mental en Nuevo León: Retos y desafíos de la Sociedad industrial. Presented at Universidad Autónoma De Coahuila; Facultad de Trabajo Social., Saltillo, Coahuila, México.
Barrera, I., & Gonzalez, C.  (2009). Mexicanos Americanos en El Valle de Rio Grande: Percepciones de Enfermedades Mentales. Presented at 2009 International Colloquium, Edinburg, Texas.
Barrera, I.  (2007). Exploring Mental Health Care Barriers in the Latino Community. Presented at Latino Social Work Organization Conference, Chicago, Illinois.
Barrera, I.  (2007). Child Welfare Practice with Immigrant Latino Children and Families: Enhancing Cultural Competence through Systems of Care. Presented at Latino Social Work Organization Conference, Chicago, Illinois.
Barrera, I.  (2007). Alternative Treatments for Mental Health Care in Mexican American Communities. Presented at Annual Celebration of Excellence by Students, (ACES; University of Texas at Arlington) Arlington, Texas .
Barrera, I., & Mendez, O.  (2007). Salud mental en Nuevo León: Retos y Desafíos de la sociedad industrial. Presented at IV Coloquio Internacional sobre Políticas Sociales sectoriales, Universidad Autónoma De Nuevo León.
Barrera, I.  (2006). The Utilization of Mental Health Care by Mexican-Americans. Presented at National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Multicultural Summit Conference, Washington D.C.
Barrera, I.  (2006). A Work in Progress Dissertation: Mexican-Americans and Mental Health Care. Presented at Rio Bravo Association Conference, (Texas A&M International University): Laredo, Texas.
Cabello, M., & Barrera, I.  (2009). De la fundamentación teórica a la contingencia de la enfermedades mentales y Salud pública.  Toluca, Mexico: Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México.
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Gonzalez, J., & Barrera, I.  (2014). Older Mexican American’s Perceptions of Mental Distress.  A Journal of the Borderlands. 23(1), 69-93.
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Pittman, S., Drumm, R., & Barrera, I.  (2012). Proactive Socialization for Professionalism Behaviors Prior to Field Placements. Presented at Council on Social Work Education 58th Annual Program Meeting. Washington, Education 58th Annual Program Meeting. Washington D.C.