Kurt Organista

Job title: 
Harry and Riva Specht Chair for Publicly Supported Social Services, Professor
School of Social Welfare
Research interests: 

Social work practice within the Latino community, Dr. Organista’s research focuses on psychosocial problems within the Chicano and Latino communities, acculturation and adjustment of ethnic minorities to American societies, minority mental health, cognitive behavioral therapy, depression in Latinos and HIV prevention with Mexican migrant laborers/Latinos.