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Manuel Barrera

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Psychology
Arizona State University
United States of America

Manuel Barrera

Biography

Dr. Manuel Barrera is currently working as a Professor in the Department of Psychology, Arizona State University , United States. His research interests includes Prevention and behavioral treatment for type 2 diabetes, social support interventions, behavioral health interventions for Latino families. He /she is serving as an editorial member and reviewer of several international reputed journals. Dr. Manuel Barrera is the member of many international affiliations. He/ She has successfully completed his Administrative responsibilities. He /she has authored of many research articles/books related to Prevention and behavioral treatment for type 2 diabetes, social support interventions, behavioral health interventions for Latino families.

Research Interest

Prevention and behavioral treatment for type 2 diabetes, social support interventions, behavioral health interventions for Latino families

Publications

  • Barrera, M., Toobert, D. J., & Strycker, L. A. (2014). Relative contributions of naturalistic and constructed support: Two studies of women with type 2 diabetes. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 37(1), 59-69. DOI: 10.1007/s10865-012-9465-6

  • Castro, F. G., Barrera, M., Mena, L. A., & Aguirre, K. M. (2014). Culture and alcohol use: historical and sociocultural themes from 75 years of alcohol research. Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs. Supplement, 75 Suppl 17, 36-49.

  • Barrera, M., Berkel, C., & Castro, F. G. (2016). Directions for the Advancement of Culturally Adapted Preventive Interventions: Local Adaptations, Engagement, and Sustainability. Prevention Science, 1-9. DOI: 10.1007/s11121-016-0705-9

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