Proyecto Voces: Identifying the mental health needs of Latinxs in South Texas amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Purpose: Guided by principles of community-based participatory research (CBPR) through the engagement of community stakeholders and Community Health Workers (CHWs) and Promotor/as, this project aims at identifying relevant mental health needs of underserved Latinx communities in South Texas amid the COVID-19 pandemic, along with identifying culturally and contextually relevant protective factors. Moreover, this project also aims at identifying relevant training needs for Community Health Workers (CHW) and Promotor/as assisting the mental health needs of these communities.

Project Details

Project Period: April 2020 – Ongoing

PI: Luz Garcini, PhD, MPH

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