FRED M SSEWAMALA
Affiliation: Columbia University
- Family economic empowerment and mental health among AIDS-affected children living in AIDS-impacted communities: evidence from a randomised evaluation in southwestern UgandaChang Keun Han
Associate Professor, School of Social Work, Columbia University, 1255 Amsterdam Avenue, Office 1122, New York, NY 10027, USA
J Epidemiol Community Health 67:225-30. 2013..The authors examine whether an innovative family economic empowerment intervention addresses mental health functioning of AIDS-affected children in communities heavily impacted by HIV/AIDS in Uganda...
- The impact of a comprehensive microfinance intervention on depression levels of AIDS-orphaned children in UgandaFRED M SSEWAMALA
Social Work and International Affairs, Columbia University, NY, NY, USA
J Adolesc Health 50:346-52. 2012..This study examines the impact of a comprehensive microfinance intervention, designed to reduce the risk of poverty, on depression among AIDS-orphaned youth...
- A novel economic intervention to reduce HIV risks among school-going AIDS orphans in rural UgandaFRED M SSEWAMALA
Columbia University School of Social Work, New York, New York, USA
J Adolesc Health 42:102-4. 2008..Data obtained at baseline and 12-month follow-up revealed significant differences between the treatment and control groups in HIV prevention attitudes and educational planning...
- Asset ownership and health and mental health functioning among AIDS-orphaned adolescents: findings from a randomized clinical trial in rural UgandaFRED M SSEWAMALA
Columbia University, School of Social Work, Office 831, New York, NY 10027, United States
Soc Sci Med 69:191-8. 2009..Additionally, health and mental health functioning were found to be positively associated with each other. The findings have implications for public policy and health programming for AIDS-orphaned adolescents...
- Effect of economic assets on sexual risk-taking intentions among orphaned adolescents in UgandaFRED M SSEWAMALA
School of Social Work, Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
Am J Public Health 100:483-8. 2010..We examined the effect of economic assets on sexual risk-taking intentions among school-going AIDS-orphaned adolescents in rural Uganda...
- Gender and the effects of an economic empowerment program on attitudes toward sexual risk-taking among AIDS-orphaned adolescent youth in UgandaFRED M SSEWAMALA
Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
J Adolesc Health 46:372-8. 2010....
- Correlates of depression among caregivers of children affected by HIV/AIDS in Uganda: findings from the Suubi-Maka family studyNjeri Kagotho
School of Social Work, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY, USA
AIDS Care 24:1226-32. 2012..Specifically, the study highlights a need for family economic empowerment programs and, strengthened family support among caregivers for AIDS-orphaned children, especially those caregivers with reported poor mental health functioning...
- Family support as a mediator of change in sexual risk-taking attitudes among orphaned adolescents in rural UgandaLeyla Ismayilova
School of Social Work, Columbia University, 1255 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10027, USA
J Adolesc Health 50:228-35. 2012..To understand mechanisms of change, the article examines the effect of Suubi intervention on family support variables and their role in mediating the change in adolescents' attitudes toward sexual risk-taking...
- Asset-Ownership Development Among HIV-Orphaned ChildrenFRED SSEWAMALA; Fiscal Year: 2006..The family economic empowerment intervention has high levels of family and community involvement, a feature very appealing to the governments and donor community. ..