A UC Davis researcher says they won’t know for sure until their research is complete, but worry that those who lose DACA status will be at risk for anxiety, hopelessness, embarrassment, sadness, shame and self-blame.
With millions of lives in immigration limbo, the long-term effects of uncertainty are beginning to worry mental health experts.
Just 160 out of 11,300 applicants were accepted to Loyola’s medical school. But that’s not the only hurdle for undocumented students who get a coveted spot.
The deportation of 23-year-old Juan Manuel Montes has made many people given temporary status reason to be nervous. "Now I can't help but look over my shoulder," says Martha Zavala Perez.