Purpose: Contribute to reducing the burden of depression, suicide and mental illness among Chinese American immigrants and their families by developing culturally sensitive Chinese and English assessment and educational materials that support community and primary care based approaches to outreach, linkage to care, and intervention.
Research Approach: Community-based participatory projects involving close collaboration with community professionals and community members.
Hong Kong Baptist University – Peer-Reviewed Paper – April 11, 2014 1st Annual Global Social Science Conference
Addressing Mental Health Disparities Through Community-Based Participatory Research: Development of Culturally Sensitive Depression Assessment and Educational Materials for Chinese Immigrants in the U.S.
Presenters: Rose Wong, PhD, Nancy Lim-Yee, LCSW, Rufina Wu, LCSW, & Carmen Guo, MSW.