Leopoldo J Cabassa

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Using the collaborative intervention planning framework to adapt a health-care manager intervention to a new population and provider group to improve the health of people with serious mental illness
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, 1255 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY, 10027, USA
    Implement Sci 9:178. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Comparing the impact on Latinos of a depression brochure and an entertainment-education depression fotonovela
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    Dr Cabassa and Mr Oh are with the School of Social Work, Columbia University, New York City e mail Dr Humensky is with the Center of Excellence in Cultural Competence, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City Dr Unger is with the Department of Preventive Medicine, Mr Molina is with the School of Pharmacy, and Dr Baron is with the School of Pharmacy, all at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles
    Psychiatr Serv 66:313-6. 2015
  3. doi request reprint What would it take? Stakeholders' views and preferences for implementing a health care manager program in community mental health clinics under health care reform
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, NY, USA New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 72:71-95. 2015
  4. pmc Primary health care experiences of hispanics with serious mental illness: a mixed-methods study
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, 1255 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY, 10027, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 41:724-36. 2014
  5. pmc A two-way street: bridging implementation science and cultural adaptations of mental health treatments
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, 1255 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY, USA
    Implement Sci 8:90. 2013
  6. pmc Health and wellness photovoice project: engaging consumers with serious mental illness in health care interventions
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    Columbia University School of Social Work, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Qual Health Res 23:618-30. 2013
  7. pmc Do race, ethnicity, and psychiatric diagnoses matter in the prevalence of multiple chronic medical conditions?
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Med Care 51:540-7. 2013
  8. pmc Latino immigrants' intentions to seek depression care
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90084 0411, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 77:231-42. 2007
  9. pmc Focus group evaluation of "Secret Feelings": a depression fotonovela for Latinos with limited English proficiency
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    Health Promot Pract 12:840-7. 2011
  10. pmc Pathways to depression care: help-seeking experiences of low-income Latinos with diabetes and depression
    Marissa C Hansen
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:1097-106. 2012

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Using the collaborative intervention planning framework to adapt a health-care manager intervention to a new population and provider group to improve the health of people with serious mental illness
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, 1255 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY, 10027, USA
    Implement Sci 9:178. 2014
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Comparing the impact on Latinos of a depression brochure and an entertainment-education depression fotonovela
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    Dr Cabassa and Mr Oh are with the School of Social Work, Columbia University, New York City e mail Dr Humensky is with the Center of Excellence in Cultural Competence, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City Dr Unger is with the Department of Preventive Medicine, Mr Molina is with the School of Pharmacy, and Dr Baron is with the School of Pharmacy, all at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles
    Psychiatr Serv 66:313-6. 2015
    ..The purpose was to evaluate the impact of a depression fotonovela in increasing knowledge of depression symptoms and treatments and reducing stigma among Latinos...
  3. doi request reprint What would it take? Stakeholders' views and preferences for implementing a health care manager program in community mental health clinics under health care reform
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, NY, USA New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 72:71-95. 2015
    ....
  4. pmc Primary health care experiences of hispanics with serious mental illness: a mixed-methods study
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, 1255 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY, 10027, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 41:724-36. 2014
    ..A grounded model was developed to describe the structural, social, and interpersonal processes that shaped participants' primary care experiences. ..
  5. pmc A two-way street: bridging implementation science and cultural adaptations of mental health treatments
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, 1255 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY, USA
    Implement Sci 8:90. 2013
    ..In this paper, we discuss how integrating these two fields can make significant contributions to reducing racial and ethnic disparities in mental health care...
  6. pmc Health and wellness photovoice project: engaging consumers with serious mental illness in health care interventions
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    Columbia University School of Social Work, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Qual Health Res 23:618-30. 2013
    ..In this article, we show how photovoice can generate valuable community knowledge to inform the translation of health care interventions in supportive housing agencies...
  7. pmc Do race, ethnicity, and psychiatric diagnoses matter in the prevalence of multiple chronic medical conditions?
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Med Care 51:540-7. 2013
    ..Yet, little is known about the relationship that race, ethnicity, and psychiatric disorders have on the prevalence of MCMCs in the general population...
  8. pmc Latino immigrants' intentions to seek depression care
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90084 0411, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 77:231-42. 2007
    ....
  9. pmc Focus group evaluation of "Secret Feelings": a depression fotonovela for Latinos with limited English proficiency
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    Health Promot Pract 12:840-7. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Pathways to depression care: help-seeking experiences of low-income Latinos with diabetes and depression
    Marissa C Hansen
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:1097-106. 2012
    ..Findings from this study highlight potential points of intervention for developing culturally-appropriate collaborative care approaches for low-income Latinos with diabetes and major depression...
  11. pmc Collaborative planning approach to inform the implementation of a healthcare manager intervention for Hispanics with serious mental illness: a study protocol
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    New York State Center of Excellence for Cultural Competence, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    Implement Sci 6:80. 2011
    ....
  12. pmc Racial and ethnic differences in diabetes mellitus among people with and without psychiatric disorders: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:107-15. 2011
    ..This study examined racial/ethnic differences in the prevalence of diabetes mellitus in a nationally representative sample of adults with and without common psychiatric disorders...
  13. pmc Depression fotonovela: development of a depression literacy tool for Latinos with limited English proficiency
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    Center of Excellence for Cultural Competence, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive Rm 1715, Unit 11, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Promot Pract 13:747-54. 2012
    ..Our production process delineates practical steps of how to use a multistakeholder approach to develop a health-related fotonovela. Implications for practice of this innovative depression literacy tool are discussed...
  14. pmc Evaluation of a fotonovela to increase depression knowledge and reduce stigma among Hispanic adults
    Jennifer B Unger
    Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 2001N Soto Street, MC 9239, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9239, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:398-406. 2013
    ..Results indicate that fotonovelas can be useful for improving health literacy among underserved populations, which could reduce health disparities...
  15. pmc GAP-REACH: a checklist to assess comprehensive reporting of race, ethnicity, and culture in psychiatric publications
    Roberto Lewis-Fernandez
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA Department of Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University School of Social Work, Columbia University Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN Departments of Psychiatry and Anthropology, New York University, New York, NY Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical Institute, and University of Basel, Switzerland Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, George Washington University, Washington, DC Department of Psychiatry, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA American Psychiatric Association, Arlington, VA Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins Medical School, Baltimore, MD Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Davis Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Los Angeles and Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:860-71. 2013
    ..The final checklist has excellent IRR (Îș = 0.91). The GAP-REACH may be used by multiple research stakeholders to assess the scope of REC reporting in a research article. ..
  16. pmc Acculturative stress and psychotic-like experiences among Asian and Latino immigrants to the United States
    Jordan E Devylder
    Columbia University School of Social Work, United States New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, United States Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 150:223-8. 2013
    ..Ethnic differences may reflect variability between groups that integrate more readily into the host culture and those that are subject to greater discrimination and environmental adversity. ..
  17. pmc Permanent supportive housing: addressing homelessness and health disparities?
    Benjamin F Henwood
    Benjamin F Henwood, is with the School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles Leopoldo J Cabassa is with the School of Social Work, Columbia University, New York, NY At the time of the study, Catherine M Craig was with Community Solutions, Washington, DC Deborah K Padgett is with the Silver School of Social Work and the Global Institute of Public Health, New York University, New York, NY
    Am J Public Health 103:S188-92. 2013
    ..We identify implications for practice and research, and conclude that federal and local efforts to end long-term homelessness can interact with concurrent efforts to build healthy communities. ..
  18. pmc AzĂșcar y nervios: explanatory models and treatment experiences of Hispanics with diabetes and depression
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:2413-24. 2008
    ....
  19. pmc Measuring Latinos' perceptions of depression: a confirmatory factor analysis of the Illness Perception Questionnaire
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 14:377-84. 2008
    ..The establishment of the psychometric properties of this adapted measure will pave the way for future studies examining the role illness perceptions play in the help seeking and management of depression among Latinos...
  20. pmc Depression and diabetes among low-income Hispanics: design elements of a socioculturally adapted collaborative care model randomized controlled trial
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 39:113-32. 2009
    ..In addition, baseline data of 387 low-income, 96% Hispanic, enrolled patients with major depression and diabetes are examined to identify study population characteristics consistent with trial design adaptations...
  21. pmc Lifestyle interventions for adults with serious mental illness: a systematic literature review
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:774-82. 2010
    ....
  22. pmc "It's like being in a labyrinth:" Hispanic immigrants' perceptions of depression and attitudes toward treatments
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 West 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 9:1-16. 2007
    ..This study emphasizes the need to incorporate Hispanic immigrants' perceptions and attitudes into depression treatments...
  23. pmc Latino adults' access to mental health care: a review of epidemiological studies
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:316-30. 2006
    ..Areas for future research and development needed to improve Latinos' access and quality of mental health care are discussed...