A. Dominguez Rodriguez PhD (Alejandro)

Assistant Professor

About Me

Graduate in Psychology from the Autonomous University of Ciudad Juárez. Received the Santiago Grisolía's scholarship from the Valencian Community, Spain and he did his master's and doctorate degree  on  the University of Valencia.

He is certified as User Experience (UX) designer and conducting research in the implementation of user-centered interventions and supported by technologies such as Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Virtual Assistants, Machine Learning, Serious Games, self-applied treatments through online platforms, pedometers, among others.

Director of ITLAS research group www.itlasgroup.com. and also director of the interventions www.saludmentalcovid.com, www.duelocovid.com, www.personalcovid.com and www.bienestaronline.net

Collaborating in journals

  • Academic Editor in Plos One
  • Reviewer Frontiers in digital Health, Frontiers in Psychiatry
  • Reviewer Journal of Medical Internet Research


de la Rosa-Gómez, A., Hernández Posadas, A., Valencia, P. D., Flores-Plata, L. A., Serrano Zárate, B., Flores Elvira, A. I. , Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., Vázquez Sánchez, M. F., & González Santiago, E. (2023). Online transdiagnostic intervention for emotional, trauma- and stressor-related disorders in the Mexican population: A randomized pilot and feasibility trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications, 35, [101204]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.conctc.2023.101204
de la Rosa Gómez, A. , Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., Huitrón, A. M. R., Flores-Plata, L. A., Torres-Torija, C. S., Martínez-Arriaga, R. J., Herdoiza-Arroyo, P. E., García, R. R., Gómez, A. E., & Valerio, E. B. (2023). Resilience and post-traumatic stress disorder among healthcare workers during the COVID-19 outbreak. Electronic Journal of General Medicine, 20(5), [em505]. https://doi.org/10.29333/ejgm/13265
Martínez-Arriaga, R. J. , Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., Herdoiza-Arroyo, P. E., Robles-Garcia, R., de la Rosa-Gómez, A., Figueroa González, J. A., & Muñoz Anacona, Y. A. (2023). Suicide risk and associated factors in healthcare workers seeking psychological support during COVID-19: a cross-sectional study. Psychology, health & medicine. https://doi.org/10.1080/13548506.2023.2216469
Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., Sanz-Gomez, S., González Ramírez, L. P., Herdoiza-Arroyo, P. E., Trevino Garcia, L. E., de la Rosa-Gómez, A., González-Cantero, J. O., Macias-Aguinaga, V., & Miaja, M. (2023). The Efficacy and Usability of an Unguided Web-Based Grief Intervention for Adults Who Lost a Loved One During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of medical internet research, 25, [e43839]. https://doi.org/10.2196/43839
Other Contributions

González-Lozoya, S. M., Meza-Kubo, V., Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., Ramírez-Fernández, C., Bautista-Valerio, E., Moreyra-Jiménez, L., & Morán, A. L. (2023). An internet-based self-applied rat phobia treatment using a Virtual Therapy Assistant: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. PloS one18(2), e0281338. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0281338

Domínguez Rodríguez, A., Cebolla I Marti, A., Navarro, J., & Baños Rivera, R. M. (2023). Nutritional education knowledge of teachers and nutritionists in four European countries. Conocimientos sobre educación nutricional de profesores y nutricionistas de cuatro países europeos. Nutricion hospitalaria40(1), 136–143. https://doi.org/10.20960/nh.03930

de la Rosa-Gómez, A., Flores-Plata, L. A., Esquivel-Santoveña, E. E., Santillán Torres Torija, C., García-Flores, R., Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., ... Vázquez-Sánchez, M. F. (2022). Efficacy of a transdiagnostic guided internet-delivered intervention for emotional, trauma and stress-related disorders in Mexican population: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. BMC psychiatry22(1), 537. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12888-022-04132-6

Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., Martínez-Arriaga, R. J., Herdoiza-Arroyo, P. E., Bautista-Valerio, E., de la Rosa-Gómez, A., Castellanos Vargas, R. O., ..., Ramírez Martínez, F. R. (2022). E-Health Psychological Intervention for COVID-19 Healthcare Workers: Protocol for its Implementation and Evaluation. International journal of environmental research and public health19(19), 12749. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph191912749

Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., & De La Rosa-Gómez, A. (2022). A Perspective on How User-Centered Design Could Improve the Impact of Self-Applied Psychological Interventions in Low- or Middle-Income Countries in Latin America. Frontiers in digital health4, 866155. https://doi.org/10.3389/fdgth.2022.866155

Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., Herdoiza-Arroyo, P. E., Martínez Arriaga, R. J., Bautista Valerio, E., Mateu Mollá, J., de la Rosa-Gómez, A., ...& Martínez-Luna, S. C. (2022). Prevalence of Anxiety Symptoms and Associated Clinical and Sociodemographic Factors in Mexican Adults Seeking Psychological Support for Grief During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Cross-Sectional Study. Frontiers in psychiatry13, 749236. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2022.749236

González-Lozoya, S. M., Meza-Kubo, V., Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., Ramírez-Fernández, C., & Morán, A. L. (2021). A Self-Applied, Virtual Therapist Assisted-Based “Thera” Treatment for Small Animal Phobia in Mexican Population: a preliminary evaluation. TMS Proceedings 2021. https://doi.org/10.1037/tms0000006

Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., Martínez-Luna, S. C., Hernández Jiménez, M. J., De La Rosa-Gómez, A., Arenas-Landgrave, P., Esquivel Santoveña, E. E., ... Vargas, R. O. C. (2021). A Self-Applied Multi-Component Psychological Online Intervention Based on UX, for the Prevention of Complicated Grief Disorder in the Mexican Population During the COVID-19 Outbreak: Protocol of a Randomized Clinical Trial. Frontiers in psychology12, 644782. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2021.644782

Chávez-Valdez, S. M., Domínguez-Rodríguez, A. D., Villar, O. A. E. -., Jiménez, M. J. H., de la Rosa-Gómez, A., Arenas-Landgrave, P., . . . Salinas-Saldívar, J. T. (2021). Coping strategies associated to widespread fear and post-traumatic stress criteria in a mexican sample during COVID-19 pandemic: A cross-sectional study. Salud Mental, 44(4), 159-166. doi:10.17711/SM.0185-3325.2021.021

Domínguez Rodríguez, A., Cebolla I Marti, A., Oliver, E., Navarro, J., & Baños Rivera, R. M. (2020). Efficacy and acceptability of a web platform to teach nutrition education to children. Eficacia y aceptabilidad de una plataforma web para enseñar educación nutricional a niños. Nutricion hospitalaria37(6), 1107–1117. https://doi.org/10.20960/nh.03188

Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., De La Rosa-Gómez, A., Hernández Jiménez, M. J., Arenas-Landgrave, P., Martínez-Luna, S. C., Alvarez Silva, J., ... Acosta Guzmán, V. (2020). A Self-Administered Multicomponent Web-Based Mental Health Intervention for the Mexican Population During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR research protocols9(11), e23117. https://doi.org/10.2196/23117

Miragall, M., Domínguez-Rodríguez, A., Navarro, J., Cebolla, A., & Baños, R. M. (2018). Increasing physical activity through an Internet-based motivational intervention supported by pedometers in a sample of sedentary students: A randomised controlled trial. Psychology & health33(4), 465–482. https://doi.org/10.1080/08870446.2017.1368511

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