Mark Jd Jordans

Summary

Affiliation: HealthNet TPO
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Validation of cross-cultural child mental health and psychosocial research instruments: adapting the Depression Self-Rating Scale and Child PTSD Symptom Scale in Nepal
    Brandon A Kohrt
    Transcultural Psychosocial Organization TPO Nepal, Baluwatar, Kathmandu, Nepal
    BMC Psychiatry 11:127. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Development and validation of the child psychosocial distress screener in Burundi
    Mark J D Jordans
    Department of Public Health and Research, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 78:290-9. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Screening for psychosocial distress amongst war-affected children: cross-cultural construct validity of the CPDS
    M J D Jordans
    HealthNet TPO, Public Health and Research Department, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:514-23. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of a classroom-based psychosocial intervention in conflict-affected Nepal: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Mark J D Jordans
    HealthNet TPO, Department of Research and Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:818-26. 2010
  5. pmc Practice-driven evaluation of a multi-layered psychosocial care package for children in areas of armed conflict
    M J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Community Ment Health J 47:267-77. 2011
  6. pmc Development of a multi-layered psychosocial care system for children in areas of political violence
    Mark Jd Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Ment Health Syst 4:15. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Mental health interventions for children in adversity: pilot-testing a research strategy for treatment selection in low-income settings
    M J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 73:456-66. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Setting priorities for mental health care in Nepal: a formative study
    Mark Jd Jordans
    Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 13:332. 2013
  9. pmc Reintegration of child soldiers in Burundi: a tracer study
    Mark J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:905. 2012

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Validation of cross-cultural child mental health and psychosocial research instruments: adapting the Depression Self-Rating Scale and Child PTSD Symptom Scale in Nepal
    Brandon A Kohrt
    Transcultural Psychosocial Organization TPO Nepal, Baluwatar, Kathmandu, Nepal
    BMC Psychiatry 11:127. 2011
    ..Alternative procedures are needed to validate instruments in these settings...
  2. doi request reprint Development and validation of the child psychosocial distress screener in Burundi
    Mark J D Jordans
    Department of Public Health and Research, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 78:290-9. 2008
    ..Because of brevity and the ability to be administered by nonspecialists, the CPDS can be an appropriate instrument to screen large populations of conflict-affected children...
  3. doi request reprint Screening for psychosocial distress amongst war-affected children: cross-cultural construct validity of the CPDS
    M J D Jordans
    HealthNet TPO, Public Health and Research Department, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:514-23. 2009
    ..The present study assesses the cross-cultural validity of the brief, multi-informant and multi-indicator Child Psychosocial Distress Screener (CPDS)...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of a classroom-based psychosocial intervention in conflict-affected Nepal: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Mark J D Jordans
    HealthNet TPO, Department of Research and Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:818-26. 2010
    ..However, resources and evidence for adequate interventions are scarce for children in low- and middle-income countries. This study evaluated a school-based psychosocial intervention in conflict-affected, rural Nepal...
  5. pmc Practice-driven evaluation of a multi-layered psychosocial care package for children in areas of armed conflict
    M J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Community Ment Health J 47:267-77. 2011
    ..Future replication should address therapist burden, cost reductions to increase sustainability and increase evidence for treatment efficacy...
  6. pmc Development of a multi-layered psychosocial care system for children in areas of political violence
    Mark Jd Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Ment Health Syst 4:15. 2010
    ..The paper aims to contribute to bridge the divide in the literature between guidelines, consensus & research and clinical practice in the field of psychosocial and mental health care in low- and middle-income countries...
  7. doi request reprint Mental health interventions for children in adversity: pilot-testing a research strategy for treatment selection in low-income settings
    M J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 73:456-66. 2011
    ..This pilot-tested research strategy, encompassing global and local knowledge on needs, feasibility and effectiveness, has the potential to be useful for developing mental health and psychosocial interventions in other settings...
  8. ncbi request reprint Setting priorities for mental health care in Nepal: a formative study
    Mark Jd Jordans
    Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 13:332. 2013
    ..Packages of care integrated in routine primary health care are posited as a strategy to scale-up mental health care, yet more needs to be known about the most feasible and effective way to go about this...
  9. pmc Reintegration of child soldiers in Burundi: a tracer study
    Mark J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:905. 2012
    ..Substantial attention and resources are aimed at the reintegration of child soldiers, yet rigorous evaluations are rare...