Wietse A Tol

Summary

Affiliation: HealthNet TPO
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Disability associated with psychiatric symptoms among torture survivors in rural Nepal
    Wietse A Tol
    HealthNet TPO, Department of Public Health and Research, Tolstraat 127, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:463-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint School-based mental health intervention for children affected by political violence in Indonesia: a cluster randomized trial
    Wietse A Tol
    HealthNet TPO, Department of Public Health and Research, Tolstraat 127, 1074 VJ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    JAMA 300:655-62. 2008
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. doi request reprint Communal violence and child psychosocial well-being: qualitative findings from Poso, Indonesia
    Wietse A Tol
    Department of Research and Development, Tolstraat 127, 1074 VJ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transcult Psychiatry 47:112-35. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Political violence and mental health: a multi-disciplinary review of the literature on Nepal
    Wietse A Tol
    HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 70:35-44. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Brief multi-disciplinary treatment for torture survivors in Nepal: a naturalistic comparative study
    Wietse A Tol
    HealthNet TPO, Department of Public Health and Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 55:39-56. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Mediators and moderators of a psychosocial intervention for children affected by political violence
    Wietse A Tol
    HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Global Health Initiative, Yale University, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:818-28. 2010
  9. 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
  10. pmc Implementation of a mental health care package for children in areas of armed conflict: a case study from burundi, indonesia, Nepal, sri lanka, and Sudan
    Mark J D Jordans
    Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, the Netherlands Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 10:e1001371. 2013

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Disability associated with psychiatric symptoms among torture survivors in rural Nepal
    Wietse A Tol
    HealthNet TPO, Department of Public Health and Research, Tolstraat 127, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:463-9. 2007
    ..Implications for refugees in Western settings are discussed. Complexity of the mental status of torture survivors indicates multidisciplinary treatment...
  2. doi request reprint School-based mental health intervention for children affected by political violence in Indonesia: a cluster randomized trial
    Wietse A Tol
    HealthNet TPO, Department of Public Health and Research, Tolstraat 127, 1074 VJ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    JAMA 300:655-62. 2008
    ..Childhood mental health problems are difficult to address in situations of ongoing poverty and political instability...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. doi request reprint Communal violence and child psychosocial well-being: qualitative findings from Poso, Indonesia
    Wietse A Tol
    Department of Research and Development, Tolstraat 127, 1074 VJ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transcult Psychiatry 47:112-35. 2010
    ..The programmatic and research implications of these findings are discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Political violence and mental health: a multi-disciplinary review of the literature on Nepal
    Wietse A Tol
    HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 70:35-44. 2010
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  7. doi request reprint Brief multi-disciplinary treatment for torture survivors in Nepal: a naturalistic comparative study
    Wietse A Tol
    HealthNet TPO, Department of Public Health and Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 55:39-56. 2009
    ..Little is known about the effectiveness of treatment for torture survivors in low-income settings. Multi-disciplinary treatment is an often used approach for this target group...
  8. doi request reprint Mediators and moderators of a psychosocial intervention for children affected by political violence
    Wietse A Tol
    HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Global Health Initiative, Yale University, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:818-28. 2010
    ..The authors examined moderators and mediators of a school-based psychosocial intervention for children affected by political violence, according to an ecological resilience theoretical framework...
  9. 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...
  10. pmc Implementation of a mental health care package for children in areas of armed conflict: a case study from burundi, indonesia, Nepal, sri lanka, and Sudan
    Mark J D Jordans
    Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, the Netherlands Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 10:e1001371. 2013
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  11. doi request reprint Evaluation of a brief training on mental health and psychosocial support in emergencies: a pre- and post-assessment in Nepal
    Mark J D Jordans
    Department of Research and Development, HealthNet TPO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prehosp Disaster Med 27:235-8. 2012
    ..A principal strategy for the integration of mental health and psychosocial support in emergency settings is the training of front-line workers in international consensus-based guidelines...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Mental health in humanitarian settings: shifting focus to care systems
    Mark J D Jordans
    Research and Development Department, HealthNet TPO, Lizzy Ansinghstraat 163, 1072 RG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Health 5:9-10. 2013
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  15. doi request reprint Annual Research Review: Resilience and mental health in children and adolescents living in areas of armed conflict--a systematic review of findings in low- and middle-income countries
    Wietse A Tol
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 54:445-60. 2013
    ..Knowledge on resilience may assist in developing interventions aimed at improving positive outcomes or reducing negative outcomes, termed promotive or protective interventions...
  16. doi request reprint Comparison of mental health between former child soldiers and children never conscripted by armed groups in Nepal
    Brandon A Kohrt
    Department of Anthropology, Emory University, 1557 Dickey Dr, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    JAMA 300:691-702. 2008
    ..Former child soldiers are considered in need of special mental health interventions. However, there is a lack of studies investigating the mental health of child soldiers compared with civilian children in armed conflicts...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reconsidering somatic presentation of generalized anxiety disorder in Nepal
    Brandon A Kohrt
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:544; author reply 545. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Cultural challenges to psychosocial counselling in Nepal
    Wietse A Tol
    Centre for Victims of Torture, Nepal Transcultural Psychosocial Organization, Amsterdam
    Transcult Psychiatry 42:317-33. 2005
    ..A discussion follows in which the authors' stance on the export of psychosocial counselling to non-western cultures is outlined...