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Recent Publications

Rojas-Flores, L., Hwang Koo, J., & Vaughn, J. M. (2018). Protecting U.S.-citizen children whose Central American parents have temporary protected status. International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice, Consultation, 8(1), 14-19.

Currier, J. M., Rojas-Flores, L., McCormick, W. H., Hwang Koo, J., Cadavid, L., Pineda, F. A., Le Roux, E. Givens, T. (2018). Spiritual struggles and ministry-related quality of life among faith leaders in Colombia. Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, 11(2), 148-156.

Rojas-Flores, L., Clements, M. L., Hwang Koo, J., & London, J. (2017). Trauma and psychological distress in Latino citizen children following parental detention and deportation. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 9(3), 352-361.

Working & Commissioned Papers

Rojas-Flores, L. & Vaughn, J.M. Children of Immigrants’ Determinants of Health and Wellbeing: From Evidence to Action in Troubled Times. (2019). White paper commissioned by the

Foundation for Child Development, Young Scholars Program.

Rojas-Flores, L. Latino US-Citizen Children of Immigrants: A Generation at High Risk. (2017). Summary of Selected Young Scholars Program Research. New York, NY: Foundation for Child Development.

Current Projects

The Latino Church in the U.S.: Dealing with the Aftermath of Immigration Enforcement
Internal Displacement & the Church in Colombia
Parental Detention and Deportation & the Adjustment of Latino Citizen Change
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