Our goal is to conceptualize and disseminate relevant and rigorous research in multiculturalism and Latinx psychology. 

Capielo, C., Delgado-Romero, E. A., Domenech-Rodríguez, M. (under review). Living between Disney and El Morro: Testing Bidimensional Acculturation Across Central Florida and Island Puerto Ricans.

Delgado-Romero, E., Unkefer, E. N. S., Capielo, C., & Crowell, C. N. (2017). El que oye consejos, llega a viejo: Examining the published life narratives of U.S. Latino/a psychologists. Journal of Latina/o Psychology, 5(3), 127-141. doi:

Capielo, C., Delgado-Romero, E. A., & Stewart, A. (2015). A Focus on an emerging Latina/o population: The role of psychological acculturation, acculturative stress, and coping on depression symptoms among Central Florida Puerto Ricans. Journal of Latina/o Psychology, 3(4), 209-223.

Capielo, C., Mann, L.E., Nevels, B., Delgado-Romero, E. (2014). Multicultural considerations in measurement and classification of positive psychology. In Pedrotti, J. T. & Edwards, L. M. (Eds.), Perspectives on the Intersection of Multiculturalism & Positive Psychology (pp. 31-57). New York, NY: Springer Science & Business Media B.V.


We also take advantage of opportunities to present our ideas and findings at major national and international conferences and symposia.

Domenech Rodríguez, M. M., Capielo, C., & Gallardo, M. (2017, August). Embracing a relational stance: The National Latina/o Psychological Association Ethical Guidelines. Paper presented at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Domenech-Rodriguez, M. & Capielo, C. (2017, August). Ethics in Latina/o Psychology. In Amanda K. Blume (Chair), The Ethics Code Through a Cultural Lens. Workshop conducted at the meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

Capielo, C. (2017, January). Effects of skin color, discrimination, and racial composition on Puerto Rican bilinear acculturation. Paper accepted at the biennial meeting of the National Multicultural Conference & Summit, Portland, OR.

Renteria, R., & Capielo, C. (2017, March). Estamos en los E.U., pero esta es una casa puertorriqueña: Viviendo entre dos culturas [We live in the US, but this is a Puerto Rican House: Living between two cultures] Keynote presented at the Florida Expo, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Capielo, C., Crandall, A., & Mejia, C. (2016, October). Time effect on depression and anxiety scores among White, Latino & Black students. Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the National Latina/o Psychological Association, Orlando, FL.