Manuel Paris PsyD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry; Deputy Director, Hispanic Services, CMHC; Director, Psychology Training Program, Hispanic Services, CMHC

Research Interests

Evaluation of cultural/linguistic adaptations of evidence based assessments and interventions; multisite training and fidelity monitoring; workforce development within behavioral health services.


Selected Publications

  • Hoge, M. A., Stuart, G. W., Morris, J., Flaherty, M. T., Paris, M., & Goplerud, E. Mental health and addiction workforce development: Federal leadership is needed to address the growing crisis. Health Affairs. 2013, 32(11):2005-12.
  • Caplan, S., Paris, M., Whittemore, R., Desai, M., Dixon, J., Alvidrez, J., Escobar, J., & Scahill, L. Correlates of religious, supernatural, and psychosocial causal beliefs about depression among Latino immigrants in primary care. Mental Health, Religion, and Culture. 2011, 14(6):589-611.
  • Paris, M., & Hoge, M. Burnout in the mental health workforce: A review. Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research. 2010, 37(4):519-528.
  • Becker, D. F., Añez, L. M., Paris, M., Bedregal, L., & Grilo, C. M. Factor structure and diagnostic efficiency of the DSM-IV criteria for Avoidant Personality Disorder in Hispanic men and women with substance use disorders. Comprehensive Psychiatry. 2009, 50:463-470.
  • Santa Ana, E. J., Carroll, K. M., Añez, L., Paris, M., Ball, S. A., Nich, C., Frankforter, T. L., Suarez-Morales, L., Szapocznik, J., & Martino, S. Evaluating Motivational Enhancement Therapy adherence and competence among Spanish-speaking therapists. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2009, 103:44-51.
  • Añez, L. M., Silva, M. A., Paris, M., & Bedregal, L. E. Engaging Latinos through the integration of cultural values and motivational interviewing principles. Professional Psychology Research and Practice. 2008, 39(2):153-159.
  • Añez, L., Paris, M., Bedregal, L., Davidson, L. & Grilo, C. Application of cultural constructs in the care of first generation Latina/o clients in a community mental health setting. Journal of Psychiatric Practice. 2005, 11(4):221-230.
  • Paris, M., Añez, L., Bedregal, L., Andres-Hyman, R., & Davidson, L. Help seeking & satisfaction among Latinas: The roles of setting, ethnic identity, & therapeutic alliance. Journal of Community Psychology. 2005, 33(3):299-312.
  • Hoge, M. A., Paris, M., Adger, H., Collins, F. L., Finn, C. V., Fricks, L. et al. Workforce competencies in behavioral health: An overview. Administration & Policy in Mental Health. 2005, 32(5/6):593-631.
  • Paris, M., Bedregal, L., Añez, L., Shahar, G., & Davidson, L. Psychometric properties of the Spanish version of the therapeutic collaboration scale (TCS). Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences. 2004, 26(3):390-402.

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