Rebecca Evans Ford-Paz

  • 201 Citations
20022019
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Research Interests

Dr. Ford-Paz is the Coordinating Psychologist of the Mood & Anxiety Program at Children's Memorial Hospital and provides evidence-based evaluation and individual, family, and group cognitive behavioral therapy in Spanish and English for a variety of anxiety and depressive disorders. Dr. Ford-Paz also has clinical and research interests in the reduction of mental health disparities for Latino youth and families. More specifically, she is interested in the cultural adaptation of evidence-based treatment to improve treatment retention and outcomes for Latino youth. Currently, she is involved in community-based participatory research with 3 agency partners: Healthcare Alternative Systems, Alternatives, Inc., and Alivio Medical Center to target the prevention of depression in Latino youth.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, DePaul University

… → 2006

Research interests

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Depression
  • Health Disparities

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Grants 2015 2019

Research Output 2002 2019

  • 201 Citations
  • 9 Article
  • 1 Chapter
Anxiety Disorders
Anxiety
Interviews
Appointments and Schedules
Demography

Working on Womanhood (WOW): A participatory formative evaluation of a community-developed intervention

Ford-Paz, R. E., Crown, L., Lawton, K., Goldenthal, H., Day, G., Coyne, C. A., Gill, T. L., Harris, N., Blakemore, S. & Cicchetti, C. J., Feb 1 2019, In : Evaluation and Program Planning. 72, p. 237-249 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ethnic minority
curriculum
Curriculum
evaluation
Community-Based Participatory Research
11 Citations (Scopus)

Culturally Tailored Depression/Suicide Prevention in Latino Youth: Community Perspectives

Ford-Paz, R. E., Reinhard, C., Kuebbeler, A., Contreras, R. & Sánchez, B., Oct 29 2015, In : Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research. 42, 4, p. 519-533 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Suicide
suicide
Depression
community
3 Citations (Scopus)

Training community opinion leaders to raise awareness and promote early intervention for depressed latino adolescents

Ford-Paz, R. E., Kuebbeler, A., Contreras, R., Garduño, M. & Sánchez, B., Dec 1 2015, In : Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action. 9, 2, p. 191-201 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

opinion leader
Hispanic Americans
Depression
adolescent
community
4 Citations (Scopus)
Wrestling
Community-Based Participatory Research
Dancing
Ethical Review
Research Personnel